Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : html2ps (MDVSA-2012:161)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in html2ps :

Directory traversal vulnerability in html2ps before 1.0b7 allows
remote attackers to read arbitrary files via directory traversal
sequences in SSI directives (CVE-2009-5067).

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 1.0b7 version which is
not affected by this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected html2ps and / or xhtml2ps packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62447 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36524

CVE ID: CVE-2009-5067

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