openSUSE Security Update : cups (cups-356)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Previous updates for the PNG and HPGL filters were incomplete and are
corrected now. Also cups used a guest user account for RSS
subscriptions which made it eeasier for attackers to conduct CSRF
attacks. (CVE-2008-3641, CVE-2008-5184, CVE-2008-5286)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=430543
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=446975
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=448631

Solution :

Update the affected cups packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39943 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3641
CVE-2008-5184
CVE-2008-5286

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