openSUSE Security Update : libdmx (openSUSE-SU-2013:1029-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 75046

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of libdmx fixes several integer overflow issues.

- U_0001-integer-overflow-in-DMXGetScreenAttributes-CVE-20 13-.patch, U_0002-integer-overflow-in-DMXGetWindowAttributes-CVE-20 13-.patch, U_0003-integer-overflow-in-DMXGetInputAttributes-CVE-201 3-1.patch,

- integer overflow in DMXGetScreenAttributes(), DMXGetWindowAttributes(), DMXGetInputAttributes() [CVE-2013-1992] (bnc#821663, bnc#815451)

Solution

Update the affected libdmx packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=815451

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=821663

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00157.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75046

File Name: openSUSE-2013-510.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libdmx-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libdmx-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libdmx-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libdmx1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libdmx1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libdmx1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libdmx1-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/7/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1992

BID: 60142