Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xpdf (MDKSA-2005:134)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability in the xpdf PDF viewer was discovered. An attacker
could construct a malicious PDF file that would cause xpdf to consume
all available disk space in /tmp when opened.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.

Solution :

Update the affected xpdf package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19893 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-134.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2097

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