SuSE 11.3 Security Update : xorg-x11-libs (SAT Patch Number 9272)

High Nessus Plugin ID 74463


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


xorg-x11-libs was patched to fix the following security issues :

- Integer overflow of allocations in font metadata file parsing. (CVE-2014-0209)

- libxfont not validating length fields when parsing xfs protocol replies. (CVE-2014-0210)

- Integer overflows causing miscalculating memory needs for xfs replies. (CVE-2014-0211) Further information is available at 1.html .


Apply SAT patch number 9272.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74463

File Name: suse_11_xorg-x11-devel-140515.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/11

Modified: 2014/06/11

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:xorg-x11-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:xorg-x11-libs-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: 2014/05/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0209, CVE-2014-0210, CVE-2014-0211