GLSA-201801-17 : Poppler: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106116
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201801-17 (Poppler: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Poppler. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, by enticing a user to open a specially crafted PDF, could execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Poppler users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/poppler-0.57.0-r1'