SuSE 10 Security Update : cups (ZYPP Patch Number 4805)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29913


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


This update fixes a buffer overflow that can be exploited by users that are allowed to configure CUPS. (CVE-2007-5848)


Apply ZYPP patch number 4805.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29913

File Name: suse_cups-4805.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/01/10

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

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: 2007/12/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5848

CWE: 119