Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : pdftohtml (MDKSA-2007:223)
High Nessus Plugin ID 28273
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAlin Rad Pop found several flaws in how PDF files are handled in pdftohtml. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause pdftohtml to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected pdftohtml package.