Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xpdf (MDKSA-2007:219)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Alin Rad Pop found several flaws in how PDF files are handled in xpdf.
An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause xpdf to
crash or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected xpdf, xpdf-common and / or xpdf-tools packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37167 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-219.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4352

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