openSUSE Security Update : kvm (openSUSE-2011-56)

High Nessus Plugin ID 74529


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Malicous clients could potentially exploit a heap based buffer overflow in the CCID card passthru device.


Update the affected kvm packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74529

File Name: openSUSE-2011-56.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kvm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kvm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kvm-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2011/12/06