Debian DSA-1408-1 : kdegraphics - buffer overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Alin Rad Pop discovered a buffer overflow in kpdf, which could allow
the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed PDF file is displayed.

The old stable distribution (sarge) will be fixed later.

See also :

http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1408

Solution :

Upgrade the kdegraphics packages.

For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in
version 4:3.5.5-3etch2. Builds for arm and sparc are not yet
available.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Debian Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28297 (debian_DSA-1408.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5393