GLSA-201111-10 : Evince: Multiple vulnerabilities

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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-201111-10
(Evince: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Evince. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to load a DVI file with a
specially crafted font, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the user running the application or a Denial of
Service.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201111-10.xml

Solution :

All Evince users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/evince-2.32.0-r2'
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since April 26, 2011. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56906 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45678

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2640
CVE-2010-2641
CVE-2010-2642
CVE-2010-2643