openSUSE 10 Security Update : cups (cups-5076)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of cups fixes a heap-overflow in cgiCompileSearch() that
can be abused to execute arbitrary code remotely. (CVE-2008-0047) This
bug can only be exploited if the web-interface (631/TCP) is enabled
and the CGI scripts use the affected function.

Solution :

Update the affected cups packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31621 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0047

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