openSUSE Security Update : xpdf (xpdf-1138)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 40793

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Specially crafted PDF documents could crash xpdf or potentially even allow execution of arbitrary code (CVE-2009-0791).

Solution

Update the affected xpdf packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=502974

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40793

File Name: suse_11_1_xpdf-090727.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/27/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 7/27/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0791

CWE: 189