FreeBSD : xpdf -- stack based buffer overflow (0e43a14d-3f3f-11dc-a79a-0016179b2dd5)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25827
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionThe 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.