SuSE 10 Security Update : libxslt (ZYPP Patch Number 8019)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 58616


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


libxslt was prone to an out-of-bounds read flaw when parsing certain patterns (CVE-2011-3970). This could have lead to a denial of service and is fixed with this update.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8019.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 58616

File Name: suse_libxslt-8019.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/04/06

Updated: 2013/02/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

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: 2012/03/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3970