openSUSE Security Update : xorg-x11-Xvnc (openSUSE-SU-2010:0583-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49139


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a memory corruption in the X Render extension in the X server.

CVE-2010-1166: The fbComposite function in fbpict.c in the Render extension in the X server in X.Org X11R7.1 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted request, related to an incorrect macro definition.


Update the affected xorg-x11-Xvnc packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49139

File Name: suse_11_2_xorg-x11-Xvnc-100805.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/09/08

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-Xvnc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-sdk, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2010/08/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1166