Scientific Linux Security Update : poppler on SL6.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102852
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity Fix(es) :
- An integer overflow leading to heap-based buffer overflow was found in the poppler library. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause applications that use poppler (such as Evince) to crash, or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.