SuSE 10 Security Update : cups (ZYPP Patch Number 4043)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29412


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


A buffer overflow in the xpdf code contained in cups could be exploited by attackers to potentially execute arbitrary code.


Apply ZYPP patch number 4043.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29412

File Name: suse_cups-4043.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/07

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3387

CWE: 189