SuSE 10 Security Update : libxmlrpc (ZYPP Patch Number 6857)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 51753


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


This update of libxmlrpc is not vulnerable anymore to denial of service bugs that can occur while processing malformed XML input.

- CVE-2009-3720: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Insufficient Information (CWE-noinfo) CVE-2009-3560: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Buffer Errors.
(CWE-119). (CVE-2009-2625: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (moderate) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264))


Apply ZYPP patch number 6857.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 51753

File Name: suse_libicecore-6857.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/27

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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: 2010/02/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2625, CVE-2009-3560, CVE-2009-3720

CWE: 119, 264