SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libxml2 (SAT Patch Number 3775)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 53253


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


A bug in the Xpath processing inside libxml2 has been fixed.
CVE-2010-4494 was assigned to this issue.


Apply SAT patch number 3775.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 53253

File Name: suse_11_libxml2-110105.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/04/01

Modified: 2013/10/25

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: 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: 2011/01/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4494