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

medium Nessus Plugin ID 63295
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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.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 63295

File Name: suse_glibc-8387.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/19/2012

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/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: 11/30/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/25/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3480