SuSE 11 Security Update : libxine1 (SAT Patch Number 857)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41435


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update of libxine1 fixes an integer overflow in the qt_error parse_trak_atom() function in that leads to a heap-based overflow and allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed Quicktime movie file. (CVE-2009-1274)


Apply SAT patch number 857.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41435

File Name: suse_11_libxine1-090507.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libxine1, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1274

CWE: 119