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

High Nessus Plugin ID 50946


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: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2010/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2663

CWE: 399