SuSE 11 Security Update : CUPS (SAT Patch Number 2108)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

lppasswd when running setuid or setgid still honors environment
variables that specify the location of message files. Local attackers
could exploit that to gather information by using crafted format
strings. (CVE-2010-0393)

The previous fix for a use-after-free vulnerability (CVE-2009-3553)
was incomplete. (CVE-2010-0302)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=574336
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=576507
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=578215
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3553.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0302.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0393.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 2108.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 45105 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3553
CVE-2010-0302
CVE-2010-0393

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