openSUSE 10 Security Update : xpdf (xpdf-6558)

High Nessus Plugin ID 42422


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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).


Update the affected xpdf packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 42422

File Name: suse_xpdf-6558.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/11/09

Modified: 2016/12/22

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: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: 2009/10/21

Reference Information

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

CWE: 189, 399