GLSA-201804-15 : Evince: Command injection
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 109099
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201804-15 (Evince: Command injection)
A vulnerability was discovered in Evince’s handling of filenames while printing PDF files.
A remote attacker, by enticing the user to process a specially crafted file, could execute arbitrary commands.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Evince users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/evince-3.24.2-r1'