Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xpdf (MDKSA-2004:161)
High Nessus Plugin ID 16078
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptioniDefense reported a buffer overflow vulnerability, which affects versions of xpdf <= xpdf-3.0. An attacker could construct a malicious payload file which could enable arbitrary code execution on the target system.
The updated packages are patched to protect against these vulnerabilities.
SolutionUpdate the affected xpdf package.