openSUSE 10 Security Update : cups (cups-4806)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a buffer overflow that can be exploited by users
that are allowed to configure CUPS. (CVE-2007-5848) Additionally a
buffer overflow in the SNMP backend of CUPS was fixed that allowed
remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by sending specially
crafted SNMP responses. (CVE-2007-5849) This vulnerability affects
10.2 and 10.3 only.

Solution :

Update the affected cups packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29914 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5848

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