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The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Inkscape, a
vector-based drawing program. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures
project identifies the following problems :
Joxean Koret discovered a buffer overflow in the SVG
parsing routines that can lead to the execution of
Javier FernÃ¡ndez-Sanguino PeÃ±a noticed that the
ps2epsi extension shell script uses a hardcoded
temporary file making it vulnerable to symlink attacks.
See also :
Upgrade the inkscape package.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain inkscape
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
Public Exploit Available : true