openSUSE 10 Security Update : cups (cups-5064)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 31394


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of cups fixes a denial-of-service bug (double-free) (CVE-2008-0882) and specially crafted IPP packets can make cups crash too (CVE-2008-0596, CVE-2008-0597).


Update the affected cups packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 31394

File Name: suse_cups-5064.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/03/07

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cups, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cups-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cups-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cups-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cups-libs-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/03/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0596, CVE-2008-0597, CVE-2008-0882

CWE: 119, 399