SuSE 10 Security Update : poppler (ZYPP Patch Number 6751)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update of poppler fixes two security issues :

- Integer overflow in the ObjectStream::ObjectStream
function in XRef.cc in Xpdf 3.x before 3.02pl4 and
Poppler before 0.12.1, as used in GPdf, kdegraphics
KPDF, CUPS pdftops, and teTeX, might allow remote
attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF
document that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
(CVE-2009-3608)

- A indexing error in FoFiType1::parse() was fixed that
could be used by attackers to corrupt memory and
potentially execute code. (CVE-2009-4035)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3608.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-4035.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6751.

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: 43621 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3608
CVE-2009-4035

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