SuSE 10 Security Update : ia32el (ZYPP Patch Number 6466)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41521


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


A 32bit x86 user program could crash the Itanium IA64 kernel in the IA 32 (Intel 32bit) emulation. (CVE-2009-2707)

Updating IA32EL to 7042_7022, the same version as shipped on SLES 10 SP3, fixes this problem.


Apply ZYPP patch number 6466.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41521

File Name: suse_ia32el-6466.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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: 2009/08/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2707