FreeBSD : kpdf -- heap based buffer overflow (432bf98d-9e25-11da-b410-000e0c2e438a)

High Nessus Plugin ID 21419


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


The KDE team reports :

kpdf, the KDE pdf viewer, shares code with xpdf. xpdf contains a heap based buffer overflow in the splash rasterizer engine that can crash kpdf or even execute arbitrary code.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 21419

File Name: freebsd_pkg_432bf98d9e2511dab410000e0c2e438a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/05/13

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:kdegraphics, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2006/02/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/02/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-0301