Debian DSA-2050-1 : kdegraphics - several vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 46709

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Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Several local vulnerabilities have been discovered in KPDF, a PDF viewer for KDE, which allow the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service if a user is tricked into opening a crafted PDF document.

Solution

Upgrade the kdegraphics packages.

For the stable distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in version 4:3.5.9-3+lenny3.

See Also

https://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2050

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 46709

File Name: debian_DSA-2050.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/25/2010

Updated: 1/4/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:kdegraphics, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:5.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/24/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1188, CVE-2009-3603, CVE-2009-3604, CVE-2009-3606, CVE-2009-3608, CVE-2009-3609

BID: 34568, 36703

DSA: 2050

CWE: 189, 399