SuSE 11.1 Security Update : okular (SAT Patch Number 3062)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 51602


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 3062.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 51602

File Name: suse_11_gwenview-100902.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/21

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:gwenview, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kcolorchooser, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kdegraphics4, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kgamma, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kio_kamera, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kruler, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:ksnapshot, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libkdcraw7, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libkexiv2-7, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libkipi6, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libksane0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:okular, 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