SuSE 11.1 Security Update : vte, vte-debuginfo, vte-debugsource, vte-devel, vte-doc, vte-lang (SAT Patch Number 2718)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 51634


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


This update fixes a vulnerability of VTE to an old title set and query attack which could be used by remote attackers to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-2713)


Apply SAT patch number 2718.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 51634

File Name: suse_11_vte-100715.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/21

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:vte, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:vte-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:vte-lang, 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: 2010/07/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2713