SuSE 11 Security Update : Xerces-j2 (SAT Patch Number 1235)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41462


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


The xerces-j2 package was vulnerable to various bugs while parsing XML.CVE-2009-2625 has been assigned to this issue.


Apply SAT patch number 1235.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41462

File Name: suse_11_xerces-j2-090820.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

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:xerces-j2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:xerces-j2-xml-apis, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:xerces-j2-xml-resolver, 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: 2009/08/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2625

CWE: 264