SuSE 10 Security Update : glibc (ZYPP Patch Number 8387)

High Nessus Plugin ID 63295


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


This update for GNU C library (glibc) fixes multiple integer overflows in strtod and related functions.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8387.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 63295

File Name: suse_glibc-8387.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/12/19

Modified: 2012/12/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: 2012/11/30