Fedora 11 : pdfedit-0.4.3-1.fc11 (2009-7924)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40424


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to new upstream version 0.4.3 fixing multiple issues: * xpdf code base updated to 3.02pl3 patch which fixes several serious remote vulnerabilities

- French translation update (bug 275) * Fix for [33853] Secunia advisory backported from poppler * Flattener class implemented (bt#289) * Bugs 248, 256, 285, ...

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected pdfedit package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40424

File Name: fedora_2009-7924.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/30

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pdfedit, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/23

Reference Information

BID: 34568, 34791

FEDORA: 2009-7924