openSUSE 10 Security Update : xpdf (xpdf-6558)

high Nessus Plugin ID 42422
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Specially crafted PDF files could cause buffer overflows in xpdf when viewing such a document (CVE-2009-3603, CVE-2009-3604, CVE-2009-3605, CVE-2009-3606, CVE-2009-3608, CVE-2009-3609).

Solution

Update the affected xpdf packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 42422

File Name: suse_xpdf-6558.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/9/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xpdf, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xpdf-tools, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 10/21/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3603, CVE-2009-3604, CVE-2009-3605, CVE-2009-3606, CVE-2009-3608, CVE-2009-3609

CWE: 189, 399