SuSE 10 Security Update : libxslt (ZYPP Patch Number 8534)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66290

Synopsis

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

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 ZYPP patch number 8534.

See Also

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

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66290

File Name: suse_libxslt-8534.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/01

Updated: 2013/05/01

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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