SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libwebkit (SAT Patch Number 4917)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55728


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


This update of libwebkit fixes :

- XSLT file creation allowed webpages evaluating XSLT code to create files. (CVE-2011-1774)

- ZDI-11-139 Webkit Anonymous Frame remote code exec


Apply SAT patch number 4917.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55728

File Name: suse_11_libwebkit-110725.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/07/29

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libwebkit-1_0-2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libwebkit-lang, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/25

Exploitable With

CANVAS (White_Phosphorus)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Apple Safari Webkit libxslt Arbitrary File Creation)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1774