openSUSE Security Update : acroread (acroread-689)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 40182
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Multiple flaws in the JBIG2 decoder and the JavaScript engine of the Adobe Reader allowed attackers to crash acroread or even execute arbitrary code by tricking users into opening specially crafted PDF files.

(CVE-2009-0658, CVE-2009-0927, CVE-2009-0193, CVE-2009-0928, CVE-2009-1061, CVE-2009-1062)

Solution

Update the affected acroread package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=488619

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2009-01

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40182

File Name: suse_11_1_acroread-090325.nasl

Version: 1.18

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/21/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:acroread, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/25/2009

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Collab.getIcon() Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0193, CVE-2009-0658, CVE-2009-0927, CVE-2009-0928, CVE-2009-1061, CVE-2009-1062

TRA: TRA-2009-01

CWE: 20, 119