SuSE 10 Security Update : CUPS (ZYPP Patch Number 5296)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41492


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


- specially crafted PNG files could cause an integer overflow in the png filter. (CVE-2008-1693)

- specially crafted pdf files with embedded fonts could crash pdftops. (CVE-2008-1693)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5296.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41492

File Name: suse_cups-5296.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/05/17

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/04/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1693

CWE: 20