Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : inkscape (MDKSA-2007:069)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Format string vulnerability in Inkscape before 0.45.1 allows
user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format
string specifiers in a URI, which is not properly handled by certain

Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected inkscape package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24895 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-069.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1463

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