Debian DSA-4334-1 : mupdf - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118723


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in MuPDF, a PDF, XPS, and e-book viewer which could result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if malformed documents are opened.


Upgrade the mupdf packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1.9a+ds1-4+deb9u4.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118723

File Name: debian_DSA-4334.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/05

Updated: 2018/11/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

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:debian:debian_linux:mupdf, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17866, CVE-2018-1000037, CVE-2018-1000040, CVE-2018-5686, CVE-2018-6187, CVE-2018-6192

DSA: 4334