SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : libxml2 (SAT Patch Numbers 3460 / 3461)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50947


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


libxml2: Invalid memory access in the xpath handling has been fixed.
CVE-2010-4008 has been assigned to this issue.


Apply SAT patch number 3460 / 3461 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50947

File Name: suse_11_libxml2-101103.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libxml2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libxml2-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libxml2-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: 2010/11/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4008