Fedora 14 : poppler-0.14.4-1.fc14 (2010-15857)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50005


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Bug #595245 - CVE-2010-3702 xpdf: uninitialized Gfx::parser pointer dereference

- Bug #638960 - CVE-2010-3704 xpdf: array indexing error in FoFiType1::parse()

- Bug #639356 - CVE-2010-3703 poppler: use of initialized pointer in PostScriptFunction

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Update the affected poppler package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50005

File Name: fedora_2010-15857.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/18

Modified: 2015/10/20

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:poppler, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3702, CVE-2010-3703, CVE-2010-3704

BID: 43594

FEDORA: 2010-15857