SuSE 11 Security Update : xpdf (SAT Patch Number 1140)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41463


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


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


Apply SAT patch number 1140.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41463

File Name: suse_11_xpdf-090727.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0791

CWE: 189