SuSE 10 Security Update : CUPS (ZYPP Patch Number 7774)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 56603


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes the following security issues :

- 601830: CSRF via admin web interface. (CVE-2010-0540)

- 680210: users in group 'lp' can overwrite arbitrary files. (CVE-2010-2431)

- 711490: heap overflow in gif decoder. (CVE-2011-2896)

- 715643: heap overflow in gif decoder (CVE-2011-3170) This update also fixes the following non-security issues :

- 671735: CUPS backends do not clear messages like 'Waiting for printer to finish...'


Apply ZYPP patch number 7774.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 56603

File Name: suse_cups-7774.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/10/24

Modified: 2012/10/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/09/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0540, CVE-2010-2431, CVE-2011-2896, CVE-2011-3170