SuSE 11.1 Security Update : xorg-x11-server-dmx, xorg-x11-server-dmx-debuginfo, etc (SAT Patch Number 6112)

high Nessus Plugin ID 64239
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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of xorg-x11-server-dmx fixed the following security issues :

- memory exhaustion flaw CVE-2011-4028 / CVE-2011-4029 - race condition flaw. (CVE-2010-2240)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 6112.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=746949

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2240.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4028.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4029.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64239

File Name: suse_11_xorg-x11-server-dmx-120410.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/25/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:xorg-x11-server-dmx, 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: 4/10/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2240, CVE-2011-4028, CVE-2011-4029