Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : poppler (MDVSA-2009:068-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A crafted PDF file that triggers a parsing error allows remote
attackers to cause definal of service. This bug is consequence of a
wrong processing on FormWidgetChoice::loadDefaults method
(CVE-2009-0755).

A crafted PDF file that triggers a parsing error allows remote
attackers to cause definal of service. This bug is consequence of an
invalid memory dereference on JBIG2SymbolDict::~JBIG2SymbolDict
destructor when JBIG2Stream::readSymbolDictSeg method is used
(CVE-2009-0756).

This update provides fixes for those vulnerabilities.

This update does not apply for CVE-2009-0755 under Corporate Server
4.0 libpoppler0-0.4.1-3.7.20060mlcs4.

Update :

The previous packages were not signed, this new update fixes that
issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36675 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-068.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0755
CVE-2009-0756

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