SuSE 10 Security Update : CUPS (ZYPP Patch Number 7775)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update fixes the following security issues :

- 601830: CSRF via admin web interface. (CVE-2010-0540)

- 680210: users in group 'lp' can overwrite arbitrary
files. (CVE-2010-2431)

- 711490: heap overflow in gif decoder. (CVE-2011-2896)

- 715643: heap overflow in gif decoder (CVE-2011-3170)
This update also fixes the following non-security
issues :

- 671735: CUPS backends do not clear messages like
'Waiting for printer to finish...'

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0540.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2431.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2896.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3170.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7775.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57172 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0540
CVE-2010-2431
CVE-2011-2896
CVE-2011-3170

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