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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Two uninitialized pointer use flaws were discovered in poppler. An
attacker could create a malicious PDF file that, when opened, would
cause applications that use poppler (such as Evince) to crash or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-3702, CVE-2010-3703)
An array index error was found in the way poppler parsed PostScript
Type 1 fonts embedded in PDF documents. An attacker could create a
malicious PDF file that, when opened, would cause applications that
use poppler (such as Evince) to crash or, potentially, execute
arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-3704)
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60896 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-3702CVE-2010-3703CVE-2010-3704
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