Fedora Core 3 : xpdf-3.00-10.1 (2004-573)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

This package fixes a buffer overflow which allows attackers to cause
the xpdf application to crash, and possibly to execute arbitrary code.
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures projects (cve.mitre.org) has
assigned the name CVE-2004-1125 to this issue.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e0783a7e

Solution :

Update the affected xpdf and / or xpdf-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16051 (fedora_2004-573.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1125

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