openSUSE 10 Security Update : inkscape (inkscape-3062)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Several format string problems where fixed in inkscape.

CVE-2007-1463: A format string vulnerability in Inkscape allows
user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format
string specifiers in a URI, which is not properly handled by certain
dialogs.

CVE-2007-1464: Format string vulnerability in the whiteboard Jabber
protocol in Inkscape allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Solution :

Update the affected inkscape package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27272 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1463
CVE-2007-1464

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