SuSE 11.2 Security Update : icu (SAT Patch Number 7204)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64157


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


This update is rereleased because some architectures were missed on the first try. It fixes the following security issues :

- Specially crafted strings could cause a buffer overflow in icu. (CVE-2011-4599)

- An integer overflow in the getSymbol() function could crash applications using icu (CVE-2010-4409)


Apply SAT patch number 7204.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64157

File Name: suse_11_icu-121219.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

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:icu, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libicu, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libicu-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libicu-doc, 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: 2012/12/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4409, CVE-2011-4599