SuSE 11.2 Security Update : inkscape (SAT Patch Number 7380)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

inkscape was updated to fix a XXE (Xml eXternal Entity) attack during
rasterization of SVG images (CVE-2012-5656), where the rendering of
malicious SVG images could have connected from inkscape to internal
hosts.

Also inkscape would have loaded .EPS files from untrusted /tmp
occasionaly instead from the current directory. (CVE-2012-6076)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=794958
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=796306
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5656.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-6076.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 7380.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64906 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5656
CVE-2012-6076

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