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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
An uninitialized pointer use flaw was discovered in GPdf. An attacker
could create a malicious PDF file that, when opened, would cause GPdf
to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-3702)
An array index error was found in the way GPdf parsed PostScript Type
1 fonts embedded in PDF documents. An attacker could create a
malicious PDF file that, when opened, would cause GPdf to crash or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-3704)
See also :
Update the affected gpdf package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60864 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-3702CVE-2010-3704
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