SuSE 10 Security Update : acroread (ZYPP Patch Number 5042)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.1.2 contained a /tmp race in its 'acroread'
wrapper script in the SSL certificate handling. (CVE-2008-0883)

Furthermore it contained several duplicated copies of system
libraries, which have been removed for this update to make sure they
are up-to-date security wise by using the system provided ones.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-0883.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5042.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31297 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0883

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