SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : CUPS (SAT Patch Numbers 3575 / 3576)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This updates fix several bugs, but only the security fixes are listed
here :

- Special IPP requests allow to crash cupsd remotely.
(CVE-2010-2941: CVSS v2 Base Score: 3.3
(AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): CWE-399)

- A NULL pointer dereference exists in the _WriteProlog()
function of the texttops image filter. (CVE-2010-0542:
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P):
CWE-264)

- An attacker with access to the web-interface may be able
to read some bytes of uninitialized memory.
(CVE-2010-1748: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N): CWE-119)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=649256
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0542.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1748.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2941.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 3575 / 3576 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.9
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50983 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0542
CVE-2010-1748
CVE-2010-2941

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