SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : libvorbis (SAT Patch Numbers 2486 / 2487)

high Nessus Plugin ID 50946


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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update of libvorbis fixes a memory corruption while parsing OGG files. The bug is exploitable by remote attackers to cause an application crash and could probably be exploited to execute arbitrary code. The issue has been tracked as CVE-2009-2663.


Apply SAT patch number 2486 / 2487 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50946

File Name: suse_11_libvorbis-100528.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/2/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvorbis, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvorbis-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvorbis-doc, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/28/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2663

CWE: 399