SuSE 10 Security Update : libxml2 (ZYPP Patch Number 7214)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50969


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


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


Apply ZYPP patch number 7214.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50969

File Name: suse_libxml2-7214.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2012/07/24

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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