Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Felipe Andres Manzano discovered that poppler did not correctly
initialize certain page widgets. If a user were tricked into viewing a
malicious PDF file, a remote attacker could exploit this to crash
applications linked against poppler, leading to a denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 33760 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2950