Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : poppler (MDVSA-2008:146)
High Nessus Plugin ID 36531
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA memory management issue was found in libpoppler by Felipe Andres Manzano that could allow for the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running a poppler-based application, if they opened a specially crafted PDF file (CVE-2008-2950).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.