SuSE 11.3 Security Update : lzo (SAT Patch Number 9506)

High Nessus Plugin ID 76558


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


lzo was updated to fix a potential denial of service issue or possible remote code execution by allowing an attacker, if the LZO decompression algorithm is used in a threaded or kernel context, to corrupt memory structures that control the flow of execution in other contexts. (CVE-2014-4607)


Apply SAT patch number 9506.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76558

File Name: suse_11_liblzo2-2-140710.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/07/17

Modified: 2014/07/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:liblzo2-2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:liblzo2-2-32bit, 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: 2014/07/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4607