SuSE 11.2 Security Update : poppler (SAT Patch Number 7560)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 65784

Synopsis

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

Description

This update of poppler fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- Various invalid memory issues could be used by attackers supplying PDFs to crash the PDF viewer or potentially execute code. (CVE-2013-1788)

- A crash in poppler could be used by attackers providing PDFs to crash the PDF viewer. (CVE-2013-1789)

- An uninitialized memory read could be used by attackers providing PDFs to crash the PDF viewer. (CVE-2013-1790)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 7560.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=806793

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1788.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1789.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1790.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65784

File Name: suse_11_libpoppler-devel-130326.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/3/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpoppler-glib4, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpoppler-qt4-3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpoppler5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:poppler-tools, 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: 3/26/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1788, CVE-2013-1789, CVE-2013-1790