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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Kees Cook discovered a flaw in the way poppler displayed malformed
fonts embedded in PDF files. An attacker could create a malicious PDF
file that would cause applications that use poppler -- such as Evince
-- to crash, or, potentially, execute arbitrary code when opened.
See also :
Update the affected poppler, poppler-devel and / or poppler-utils
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60391 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1693