SuSE 11.2 Security Update : poppler (SAT Patch Number 7560)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of poppler fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- Various invalid memory issues could be used by attackers
supplying PDFs to crash the PDF viewer or potentially
execute code. (CVE-2013-1788)

- A crash in poppler could be used by attackers providing
PDFs to crash the PDF viewer. (CVE-2013-1789)

- An uninitialized memory read could be used by attackers
providing PDFs to crash the PDF viewer. (CVE-2013-1790)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=806793
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1788.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1789.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1790.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 7560.

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: 65784 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1788
CVE-2013-1789
CVE-2013-1790

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