Fedora 8 : cups-1.3.6-4.fc8 (2008-2131)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Two security issues have been fixed in this update: * A buffer
overflow when processing GIF files * A heap-based overflow in a CUPS
helper program, used for searching documentation This update also
fixes a problem with processing some JPEG files.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=436153
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=438303
http://www.nessus.org/u?57e48f17

Solution :

Update the affected cups package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31814 (fedora_2008-2131.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0047
CVE-2008-1373