SuSE 10 Security Update : inkscape (ZYPP Patch Number 3061)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29465

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VPR Score: 6.6

Synopsis

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

Description

Several format string problems where fixed in inkscape.

- A format string vulnerability in Inkscape allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a URI, which is not properly handled by certain dialogs. (CVE-2007-1463)

- Format string vulnerability in the whiteboard Jabber protocol in Inkscape allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors. (CVE-2007-1464)

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 3061.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-1463.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-1464.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29465

File Name: suse_inkscape-3061.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.6

CVSS v2.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/04/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1463, CVE-2007-1464