Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xpdf (MDKSA-2006:032)
High Nessus Plugin ID 20853
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in Splash.cc in xpdf allows attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted splash images that produce certain values that exceed the width or height of the associated bitmap.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected xpdf package.