openSUSE Security Update : acroread (openSUSE-SU-2010:1030-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of acroread fixes two critical vulnerabilities. The first
one in referenced by CVE-2010-3654 and exists in the integrated
authplay component that may allow remote attackers to take control
over a victims system. (CVE-2010-3654: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8
(critical) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)) The
other issue was disclosed on full-disclosure to demonstrate a denial
of service attack, an extend of this attack to execute arbitrary code
could be possible. (CVE-2010-4091: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (critical)
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119))

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-12/msg00017.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=651232

Solution :

Update the affected acroread packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53651 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3654
CVE-2010-4091

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