Scientific Linux Security Update : poppler on SL7.x x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 95855
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity Fix(es) :
- A heap-buffer overflow was found in the poppler library.
An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause applications that use poppler (such as Evince) to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2015-8868)
Additional Changes :
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.