SuSE 11.3 Security Update : cabextract (SAT Patch Number 9437)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76472


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


cabextract was updated to fix two security issues :

- A potential endless loop in decoding files.

- Memory corruption due to integer overflows in buffer read handling. (CVE-2010-2801)


Apply SAT patch number 9437.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76472

File Name: suse_11_cabextract-140627.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/07/11

Modified: 2014/07/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cabextract, 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: 2014/06/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2800, CVE-2010-2801