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

High Nessus Plugin ID 61924


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.


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.


Update the affected xpdf package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 61924

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2005-043.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2012/09/06

Modified: 2013/05/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2005/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0206

MDKSA: 2005:043