Upstream information

CVE-2008-1693 at MITRE

Description

The CairoFont::create function in CairoFontEngine.cc in Poppler, possibly before 0.8.0, as used in Xpdf, Evince, ePDFview, KWord, and other applications, does not properly handle embedded fonts in PDF files, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted font object, related to dereferencing a function pointer associated with the type of this font object.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 377838 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 377872 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.30.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.30.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.30.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.30.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.30.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA cups
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.44.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA cups
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.46.46.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA cups
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • cups >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
  • cups-client >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
  • cups-libs >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
  • cups-libs-x86 >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA cups
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • cups-devel >= 1.3.9-8.46.56.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA cups-devel
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Open Enterprise Server
  • cups >= 1.1.20-108.52
  • cups-client >= 1.1.20-108.52
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.20-108.52
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.20-108.52
sles9-oes.x86
core9.x86-64
sles10.x86-64
sles10.s390x
core9.s390
core9.ppc
core9.s390x
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sled10.x86-64
sles10.ppc
sles9-nld.x86-64
core9.x86
sles10.x86
sles10.ia64
core9.ia64
sles9-nlpos.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5201
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • cups >= 1.1.20-108.52
  • cups-client >= 1.1.20-108.52
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.20-108.52
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.20-108.52
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 9-200804172236
sles9-oes.x86
core9.x86-64
sles10.x86-64
sles10.s390x
core9.s390
core9.ppc
core9.s390x
sled10.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sled10.x86-64
sles10.ppc
sles9-nld.x86-64
core9.x86
sles10.x86
sles10.ia64
core9.ia64
sles9-nlpos.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5201
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • gpdf >= 2.10.0-40.7
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • cups >= 1.1.23-40.44
  • cups-client >= 1.1.23-40.44
  • cups-devel >= 1.1.23-40.44
  • cups-libs >= 1.1.23-40.44
  • cups-libs-32bit >= 1.1.23-40.44
  • cups-libs-64bit >= 1.1.23-40.44
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • poppler >= 0.4.4-19.18
  • poppler-devel >= 0.4.4-19.18
  • poppler-glib >= 0.4.4-19.18
  • poppler-qt >= 0.4.4-19.18