SuSE 10 Security Update : acroread (ZYPP Patch Number 6802)

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Synopsis :

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

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 :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3953.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3954.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3955.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3956.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3957.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3958.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3959.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-4324.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6802.

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: 51695 ()

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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