SuSE9 Security Update : enscript (YOU Patch Number 12275)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of enscript fixes buffer overflows in the setfilename
(CVE-2008-3863), process_file and read_special_escape function that
can be exploited during file processing.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-3863.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12275.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41251 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3863

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