This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
Updated kdegraphics packages that resolve a security issue in kpdf are
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
The kdegraphics packages contain applications for the K Desktop
Environment including kpdf, a pdf file viewer.
A flaw was discovered in kpdf. An attacker could construct a carefully
crafted PDF file that would cause kpdf to consume all available disk
space in /tmp when opened. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures
project assigned the name CVE-2005-2097 to this issue.
Note this issue does not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 or 2.1.
Users of kpdf should upgrade to these updated packages, which contains
a backported patch to resolve this issue.
See also :
Update the affected kdegraphics and / or kdegraphics-devel packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 19411 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2097