SuSE 11.2 Security Update : libxslt (SAT Patch Number 7569)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66288

Synopsis

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

Description

libxslt has been updated to fix two denial of service issues via crashes by NULL pointer dereference on attacker supplied XSLT scripts.
(CVE-2012-6139)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 7569.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=811686

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-6139.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66288

File Name: suse_11_libxslt-130327.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/01

Updated: 2013/10/25

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libxslt, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libxslt-32bit, 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: 2013/03/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6139