SuSE9 Security Update : enscript (YOU Patch Number 9867)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

- Unsanitised input can caues the execution of arbitrary
commands via EPSF pipe support. This has been disabled,
also upstream. (CVE-2004-1184)

- Due to missing sanitising of filenames it is possible
that a specially crafted filename can cause arbitrary
commands to be executed. (CVE-2004-1185)

- Multiple buffer overflows can cause the program to
crash. (CVE-2004-1186)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2004-1184.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2004-1185.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2004-1186.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 9867.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41347 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1184
CVE-2004-1185
CVE-2004-1186

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