openSUSE Security Update : xorg-x11-server (openSUSE-2015-169)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81433


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


xorg-x11-server was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2015-0255: Information leak in the XkbSetGeometry request of X servers (bnc#915810).


Update the affected xorg-x11-server packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81433

File Name: openSUSE-2015-169.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/02/23

Modified: 2015/03/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-extra-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-sdk, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0255