SuSE 11.1 Security Update : CUPS (SAT Patch Number 5180)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57094


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


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)

- 680212: denial of service via cupsDoAuthentication.

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

- 715643: heap overflow in gif decoder (CVE-2011-3170)


Apply SAT patch number 5180.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57094

File Name: suse_11_cups-110921.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2013/10/25

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cups, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cups-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cups-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cups-libs-32bit, 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: 2011/09/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0540, CVE-2010-2431, CVE-2010-2432, CVE-2011-2896, CVE-2011-3170