GLSA-201706-08 : MuPDF: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100651


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201706-08 (MuPDF: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MuPDF. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to process a specially crafted PDF document or image using MuPDF, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition or have other unspecified impact.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All MuPDF users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/mupdf-1.11-r1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 100651

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201706-08.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/06/07

Modified: 2017/06/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:mupdf, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10221, CVE-2017-5991, CVE-2017-6060

GLSA: 201706-08