Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : poppler (MDKSA-2007:227)

High Nessus Plugin ID 37783

Synopsis

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Alin Rad Pop found several flaws in how PDF files are handled in poppler. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause poppler to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 37783

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2007-227.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Updated: 2018/07/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-glib-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-glib2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt1-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt4-1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt4-1-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt4-2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler-qt4-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler1-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64poppler2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-glib-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-glib2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt1-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt4-1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt4-1-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt4-2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler-qt4-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler1-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libpoppler2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:poppler, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2007.1, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4352, CVE-2007-5392, CVE-2007-5393

MDKSA: 2007:227

CWE: 119