FreeBSD : xpdf -- stack based buffer overflow (0e43a14d-3f3f-11dc-a79a-0016179b2dd5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25827


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The KDE Team reports :

kpdf, the KDE pdf viewer, shares code with xpdf. xpdf contains a vulnerability that can cause a stack based buffer overflow via a PDF file that exploits an integer overflow in StreamPredictor::StreamPredictor(). Remotely supplied pdf files can be used to disrupt the kpdf viewer on the client machine and possibly execute arbitrary code.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 25827

File Name: freebsd_pkg_0e43a14d3f3f11dca79a0016179b2dd5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/08/01

Modified: 2016/05/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:cups-base, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:gpdf, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:kdegraphics, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:pdftohtml, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:poppler, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:xpdf, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/07/30

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3387

BID: 25124

CWE: 189