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SUSE-SA:2007:013: xine-ui,xine-lib,xine-extra,xine-devel Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the xine-ui,xine-lib,xine-extra,xine-devel package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2007:013 (xine-ui,xine-lib,xine-extra,xine-devel).
This update fixes several format string bugs that can be exploited remotely
with user-assistance to execute arbitrary code.
Since SUSE Linux version 10.1 format string bugs are not exploitable
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_13_xine.html
Threat Level: Medium
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