Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : inkscape (MDKSA-2007:069)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24895
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionFormat string vulnerability in Inkscape before 0.45.1 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a URI, which is not properly handled by certain dialogs.
Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected inkscape package.