SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenEXR (ZYPP Patch Number 6392)

high Nessus Plugin ID 41472


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of OpenEXR fixes several integer overflows (CVE-2009-1720), a denial-of-service (probably execution of arbitrary code) bug (CVE-2009-1721) and another possible remote code execution bug in the compression code. (CVE-2009-1721)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6392.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41472

File Name: suse_OpenEXR-6392.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/24/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

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: 8/4/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1720, CVE-2009-1721

CWE: 16, 189