openSUSE 10 Security Update : cups (cups-6172)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 37844


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted tiff files could cause an integer overflow in the 'imagetops' filter (CVE-2009-0163).

Specially crafted pdf files could cause overflows in the 'pdftops' filter (CVE-2009-0165, CVE-2009-0166, CVE-2009-0146, CVE-2009-0147, CVE-2009-0799, CVE-2009-0800, CVE-2009-1179, CVE-2009-1180, CVE-2009-1181, CVE-2009-1182, CVE-2009-1183).


Update the affected cups packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 37844

File Name: suse_cups-6172.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/04/23

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:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/04/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0146, CVE-2009-0147, CVE-2009-0163, CVE-2009-0165, CVE-2009-0166, CVE-2009-0799, CVE-2009-0800, CVE-2009-1179, CVE-2009-1180, CVE-2009-1181, CVE-2009-1182, CVE-2009-1183

CWE: 20, 119, 189, 399