openSUSE Security Update : poppler (openSUSE-SU-2013:1371-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 75126

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

poppler was updated to fix a security problem. PDF files could emit messages with terminal escape sequences which could be used to inject shell code if the user ran a PDF viewer from a terminal shell (CVE-2012-2142).

Also a bug was fixed to avoid division by zero when using origpagesizes option (bnc#795582)

Solution

Update the affected poppler packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=795582

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=834476

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-08/msg00049.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75126

File Name: openSUSE-2013-662.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, 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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-cpp0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-cpp0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-glib-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-glib8, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-glib8-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-qt4-4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-qt4-4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler-qt4-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler25, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpoppler25-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-qt-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:typelib-1_0-Poppler-0_18, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/14/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/9/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2142