openSUSE 10 Security Update : enscript (enscript-5719)

High Nessus Plugin ID 34709

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of enscript fixes buffer overflows in the setfilename (CVE-2008-3863), process_file and read_special_escape function that can be exploited during file processing.

Solution

Update the affected enscript package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34709

File Name: suse_enscript-5719.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/06

Updated: 2021/01/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:enscript, 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: 2008/10/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3863

CWE: 119