SuSE9 Security Update : CUPS (YOU Patch Number 12261)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Specially crafted print jobs could trigger buffer overflows in the
'imagetops', 'texttops' and 'hpgltops' filters. Attackers could
potentially exploit that to execute arbitrary code on the cups server.
(CVE-2008-3639, CVE-2008-3640, CVE-2008-3641)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-3639.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-3640.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-3641.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12261.

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: 41247 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3639
CVE-2008-3640
CVE-2008-3641

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