Fedora 18 : poppler-0.20.2-16.fc18 (2013-15013)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a problem with escaping of error messages
(CVE-2012-2142).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=789936
http://www.nessus.org/u?2deb8b86

Solution :

Update the affected poppler package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69772 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2142

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