SuSE 10 Security Update : CUPS (ZYPP Patch Number 6279)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41495


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


The 'pdftops' was prone to several integer overflows (CVE-2009-0791).
The cups daemon could crash when receiving IPP requests with multiple unsupported tags. (CVE-2009-0949)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6279.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41495

File Name: suse_cups-6279.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2016/12/22

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/06/02

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0791, CVE-2009-0949

CWE: 189, 399