SuSE 10 Security Update : Xerces-j2 (ZYPP Patch Number 6449)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41599

Synopsis

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

Description

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

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 6449.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-2625.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41599

File Name: suse_xerces-j2-6449.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Updated: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2625

CWE: 264