SuSE 10 Security Update : pango (ZYPP Patch Number 6894)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 45540


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VPR Score: 4.4


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


This update of pango fixes a memory corruption bug that can possibly be exploited to execute arbitrary code remotely. This bug could occur while processing fonts from untrusted sources. (CVE-2010-0421)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6894.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 45540

File Name: suse_pango-6894.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/15/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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: 4/6/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0421