This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
Updated poppler packages fix security vulnerabilities :
Poppler is found to be affected by a stack based buffer overflow
vulnerability in the pdfseparate utility. Successfully exploiting this
issue could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the
context of the affected application. Failed exploits may result in
denial-of-service conditions (CVE-2013-4473).
Poppler was found to have a user controlled format string
vulnerability because it fails to sanitize user-supplied input. An
attacker may exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code in the
context of the vulnerable application. Failed exploit attempts will
likely result in a denial-of-service condition (CVE-2013-4474).
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false