openSUSE Security Update : cups (openSUSE-SU-2010:1018-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

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

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

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

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

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-12/msg00008.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=649256

Solution :

Update the affected cups packages.

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: 53654 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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