openSUSE Security Update : gwenview (openSUSE-SU-2010:0691-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a heap-based overflow in okular. The RLE
decompression in the TranscribePalmImageToJPEG() function can be
exploited to execute arbitrary code with user privileges by providing
a crafted PDF file. (CVE-2010-2575).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-10/msg00000.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=634743

Solution :

Update the affected gwenview packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49756 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2575

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