Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : cups (MDKSA-2007:165)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

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 cups to crash and possibly execute
arbitrary code open a user opening the file.

This update provides packages which are patched to prevent these
issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25923 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-165.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 25124

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3387

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