SuSE 11.1 Security Update : Novell XTier framework (SAT Patch Number 5198)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57121


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


Several user-supplied header length variables for the HTTP server component in the Novell XTier framework were not size limited, allowing integer overflow attacks to crash the service or potentially execute code. (CVE-2011-1710)


Apply SAT patch number 5198.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57121

File Name: suse_11_novell-novfsd-110926.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:novell-novfsd, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:novell-xtier-base, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:novell-xtier-core, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:novell-xtier-xplat, 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: 2011/09/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1710