Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : pdftohtml (MDKSA-2007:160)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Maurycy Prodeus found an integer overflow vulnerability in the way
various PDF viewers processed PDF files. An attacker could create a
malicious PDF file that could cause pdftohtml to crash and possibly
execute arbitrary code open a user opening the file.

This update provides packages which are patched to prevent these

Solution :

Update the affected pdftohtml package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25892 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-160.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3387

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