SuSE 11 Security Update : Acrobat Reader (SAT Patch Number 899)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41363


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update of acroread fixes two vulnerabilities in the JavaScript API that allow attackers to execute arbitrary code with a malformed PDF file. (CVE-2009-1492 / CVE-2009-1493)


Apply SAT patch number 899.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41363

File Name: suse_11_acroread-090519.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:acroread, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/19

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1492, CVE-2009-1493

CWE: 399