SuSE9 Security Update : cups (YOU Patch Number 12099)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 41201


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of cups fixes a denial-of-service bug (double-free) (CVE-2008-0882) and specially crafted IPP packets can make cups crash too. (CVE-2008-0596, CVE-2008-0597)


Apply YOU patch number 12099.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41201

File Name: suse9_12099.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/21

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/03/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0596, CVE-2008-0597, CVE-2008-0882

CWE: 119, 399