Scientific Linux Security Update : gpdf on SL4.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60396
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA flaw was discovered in the way gpdf displayed malformed fonts embedded in PDF files. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause gpdf to crash, or, potentially, execute arbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2008-1693)
SolutionUpdate the affected gpdf package.