SuSE 10 Security Update : Acrobat Reader (ZYPP Patch Number 5746)

High Nessus Plugin ID 34942


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


The acroread package was update to fix several security vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine. (CVE-2008-2992 / CVE-2008-2549 / CVE-2008-4812 / CVE-2008-4813 / CVE-2008-4817 / CVE-2008-4816 / CVE-2008-4814 / CVE-2008-4815)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5746.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34942

File Name: suse_acroread-5746.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.20 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/24

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/06

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe util.printf() Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2549, CVE-2008-2992, CVE-2008-4812, CVE-2008-4813, CVE-2008-4814, CVE-2008-4815, CVE-2008-4816, CVE-2008-4817

CWE: 20, 119, 264, 399