SuSE 11.1 Security Update : Xorg X11 (SAT Patch Number 5103)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57117


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


Specially crafted font files could cause a buffer overflow in applications that use libXfont to load such files. (CVE-2011-2895)


Apply SAT patch number 5103.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57117

File Name: suse_11_libpciaccess0-110905.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpciaccess0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpciaccess0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpciaccess0-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:xorg-x11-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:xorg-x11-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:xorg-x11-libs-32bit, 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: 2011/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2895