SuSE9 Security Update : Cups (YOU Patch Number 11965)
High Nessus Plugin ID 41166
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionA number of vulnerabilities have been found in the xpdf code used by cups which could be exploited, potentially remotely, by tricking the user to print a specially crafted PDF file.
The vulnerabilities are in the source code file Stream.cc and may allow execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the user viewing the PDF. Specifically, these are an array indexing error leading to memory corruption (CVE-2007-4352), a possible integer overflow causing to a buffer overflow (CVE-2007-5392) and a boundary check error that can also cause a buffer overflow. (CVE-2007-5393)
SolutionApply YOU patch number 11965.