openSUSE 10 Security Update : poppler (poppler-5190)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 32119


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted PDF files with embedded fonts could potentially be abused to trick applications that process PDF files into executing arbitrary code (CVE-2008-1693).


Update the affected poppler packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 32119

File Name: suse_poppler-5190.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/05/01

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-glib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-qt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-qt4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:poppler-tools, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2008/04/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1693

CWE: 20