SuSE 10 Security Update : poppler (ZYPP Patch Number 8523)

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


Synopsis :

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

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)

This also fixes that transparent background in images are rendered
black with evince. (bnc#745620).

See also :

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 ZYPP patch number 8523.

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: 65785 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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