Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xpdf (MDKSA-2005:043)

high Nessus Plugin ID 61924

Synopsis

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description

Previous updates to correct integer overflow issues affecting xpdf overlooked certain conditions when built for a 64 bit platform.
(formerly CVE-2004-0888). This also affects applications that use embedded versions of xpdf.

The updated packages are patched to deal with these issues.

Solution

Update the affected xpdf package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 61924

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2005-043.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 9/6/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:xpdf, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.0, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/17/2005

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0206

MDKSA: 2005:043