SuSE 11.3 Security Update : libmspack (SAT Patch Number 10402)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81878


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update fixes the following security issue :

- An integer overflow in the function qtmd_decompress() could have been exploited causing a denial of service (endless loop) (bnc##912214). (CVE-2014-9556)


Apply SAT patch number 10402.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81878

File Name: suse_11_libmspack-150305.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/03/17

Modified: 2015/03/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libmspack0, 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: 2015/03/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9556