Scientific Linux Security Update : gpdf on SL4.x i386/x86_64

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Maurycy Prodeus discovered an integer overflow flaw in the processing
of PDF files. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would
cause gpdf to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected gpdf package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60233 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3387