SuSE 10 Security Update : Xorg-X11 (ZYPP Patch Number 7759)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57269


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


The following bug has been fixed :

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


Apply ZYPP patch number 7759.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57269

File Name: suse_xorg-x11-7759.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/09/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2895