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

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Petr Gajdos and Christian Kornacker of SUSE reported a buffer overflow
flaw in KPDF's Type 1 font parser. A specially crafted PDF file with
an embedded Type 1 font could cause KPDF to crash or, possibly,
execute arbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2009-4035)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected kdegraphics and / or kdegraphics-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60711 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4035