Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cups (MDVSA-2009:280)

high Nessus Plugin ID 48156

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Synopsis

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Two integer overflow flaws were found in the CUPS pdftops filter. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause pdftops to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code as the lp user if the file was printed. (CVE-2009-3608, CVE-2009-3609)

This update corrects the problem.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 48156

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2009-280.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Published: 7/30/2010

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-glib-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-glib4, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt4-3, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt4-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler4, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-glib-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-glib4, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt4-3, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt4-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler4, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:poppler, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/19/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3608, CVE-2009-3609

BID: 36703

MDVSA: 2009:280

CWE: 189