SuSE 11 Security Update : okular. (SAT Patch Number 3064)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50920


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


This update fixes a heap-based overflow in okular. The RLE decompression in the TranscribePalmImageToJPEG() function can be exploited to execute arbitrary code with user privileges by providing a crafted PDF file. (CVE-2010-2575)


Apply SAT patch number 3064.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50920

File Name: suse_11_kde4-gwenview-100902.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2013/10/25

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kde4-gwenview, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kde4-kcolorchooser, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kde4-kgamma, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kde4-kio_kamera, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kde4-kruler, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kde4-ksnapshot, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kde4-okular, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libkipi5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libksane0, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2575