FreeBSD : poppler -- multiple denial of service issues (eca2d861-76f4-42ed-89d2-23a2cb396c87)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Poppler developers report :

Poppler is prone to a stack-based buffer-overflow vulnerability.

Successful exploits may allow attackers to crash the affected
application, resulting in denial-of-service condition. Due to the
nature of this issue, arbitrary code execution may be possible but
this has not been confirmed.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99241/discuss
http://www.nessus.org/u?39a99c86

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102725 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-9775
CVE-2017-9865

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