openSUSE 10 Security Update : acroread (acroread-2506)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The Adobe Acrobat Reader has been updated to version 7.0.9.

This update also includes following security fixes :

CVE-2006-5857: A memory corruption problem was fixed in Adobe Acrobat
Reader can potentially lead to code execution.

CVE-2007-0044: Universal Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF) problems
were fixed in the Acrobat Reader plugin which could be exploited by
remote attackers to conduct CSRF attacks using any site that is
providing PDFs.

CVE-2007-0045: Cross site scripting problems in the Acrobat Reader
plugin were fixed, which could be exploited by remote attackers to
conduct XSS attacks against any site that is providing PDFs.

CVE-2007-0046: A double free problem in the Acrobat Reader plugin was
fixed which could be used by remote attackers to potentially execute
arbitrary code. Note that all platforms using Adobe Reader currently
have counter measures against such attack where it will just cause a
controlled abort().

CVE-2007-0047 and CVE-2007-0048 affect only Microsoft Windows and
Internet Explorer.

Solution :

Update the affected acroread package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27144 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5857
CVE-2007-0044
CVE-2007-0045
CVE-2007-0046
CVE-2007-0047
CVE-2007-0048

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