GLSA-200410-30 : GPdf, KPDF, KOffice: Vulnerabilities in included xpdf

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200410-30
(GPdf, KPDF, KOffice: Vulnerabilities in included xpdf)

GPdf, KPDF and KOffice all include xpdf code to handle PDF files. xpdf is
vulnerable to multiple integer overflows, as described in GLSA 200410-20.

Impact :

An attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF file,
potentially resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the rights of the
user running the affected utility.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200410-20.xml
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200410-30.xml

Solution :

All GPdf users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/gpdf-0.132-r2'
All KDE users should upgrade to the latest version of kdegraphics:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=kde-base/kdegraphics-3.3.0-r2'
All KOffice users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/koffice-1.3.3-r2'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15582 (gentoo_GLSA-200410-30.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0888
CVE-2004-0889