openSUSE Security Update : acroread (acroread-1849)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted PDF files could crash acroread. Attackers could
exploit that to potentially execute arbitrary code (CVE-2009-3953,
CVE-2009-3954, CVE-2009-3955, CVE-2009-3956, CVE-2009-3957,
CVE-2009-3958, CVE-2009-3959, CVE-2009-4324).

Acrobat reader was updated to version 9.3 to fix those security
issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=564742

Solution :

Update the affected acroread package.

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: 44126 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3953
CVE-2009-3954
CVE-2009-3955
CVE-2009-3956
CVE-2009-3957
CVE-2009-3958
CVE-2009-3959
CVE-2009-4324

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