SuSE 10 Security Update : TeX (ZYPP Patch Number 7020)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Specially crafted dvi files could cause buffer overflows in dvips and
dvipng (CVE-2010-0827 / CVE-2010-0829 / CVE-2010-0739 /
CVE-2010-1440). This has been fixed.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0739.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0827.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0829.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1440.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7020.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51761 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0739
CVE-2010-0827
CVE-2010-0829
CVE-2010-1440

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now