SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : Acrobat Reader (SAT Patch Numbers 3634 / 3636)

High Nessus Plugin ID 51086


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


This update of acroread fixes two critical vulnerabilities. The first one in referenced by CVE-2010-3654 and exists in the integrated authplay component that may allow remote attackers to take control over a victims system.

(CVE-2010-3654: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (critical) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119))

The other issue was disclosed on full-disclosure to demonstrate a denial of service attack, an extend of this attack to execute arbitrary code could be possible.

(CVE-2010-4091: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (critical) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119))


Apply SAT patch number 3634 / 3636 as appropriate.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51086

File Name: suse_11_acroread-101203.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/09

Modified: 2016/12/21

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:suse_linux:11:acroread, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:acroread-cmaps, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:acroread-fonts-ja, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:acroread-fonts-ko, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:acroread-fonts-zh_CN, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:acroread-fonts-zh_TW, 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: 2010/12/03

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player "Button" Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3654, CVE-2010-4091

CWE: 119