SuSE 11.1 Security Update : Acrobat Reader (SAT Patch Number 6138)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 58774


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


Specially crafted PDF files could have caused a denial of service or have lead to the execution of arbitrary code in the context of the user running acroread :

- crafted fonts inside PDFs could allow attackers to cause an integer overflow, resulting in the possibility of arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2012-0774)

- an issue in acroread's JavaScript API could allow attackers to cause a denial of service or potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-0775 / CVE-2012-0777)


Apply SAT patch number 6138.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 58774

File Name: suse_11_acroread-120413.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/04/18

Modified: 2014/05/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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: 2012/04/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0774, CVE-2012-0775, CVE-2012-0777