SuSE 11 Security Update : CUPS (SAT Patch Number 2108)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 45105

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

lppasswd when running setuid or setgid still honors environment variables that specify the location of message files. Local attackers could exploit that to gather information by using crafted format strings. (CVE-2010-0393)

The previous fix for a use-after-free vulnerability (CVE-2009-3553) was incomplete. (CVE-2010-0302)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 2108.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=574336

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=576507

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=578215

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3553.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0302.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0393.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 45105

File Name: suse_11_cups-100210.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/03/19

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cups, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cups-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cups-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cups-libs-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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: 2010/02/10

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3553, CVE-2010-0302, CVE-2010-0393

CWE: 264, 399