openSUSE 10 Security Update : cups (cups-5117)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 31770


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- specially crafted GIF files could cause a buffer overflow in the printer filter for image files (CVE-2008-1373).

- specially crafted files could cause a buffer overflow in the HP-GL/2 printer filter (CVE-2008-0053).


Update the affected cups packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 31770

File Name: suse_cups-5117.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/04/04

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: 2008/03/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0053, CVE-2008-1373

CWE: 119