SuSE 10 Security Update : uvcvideo KMPs (ZYPP Patch Number 5514)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 51762


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


The kernel driver uvcvideo was vulnerable to a buffer overflow in format descriptor parsing. (CVE-2008-3496)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5514.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 51762

File Name: suse_uvcvideo-kmp-bigsmp-5514.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/27

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

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: 2008/08/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3496

CWE: 119