SuSE9 Security Update : XFree86 (YOU Patch Number 12170)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 41215


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities reported by iDefense :

- RENDER Extension heap buffer overflow. (CVE-2008-2360)

- RENDER Extension crash. (CVE-2008-2361)

- RENDER Extension memory corruption . (CVE-2008-2362)

- MIT-SHM arbitrary memory read. (CVE-2008-1379)

- RECORD and Security extensions memory corruption.


Apply YOU patch number 12170.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41215

File Name: suse9_12170.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2008/06/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1377, CVE-2008-1379, CVE-2008-2360, CVE-2008-2361, CVE-2008-2362

CWE: 189