GLSA-201702-12 : MuPDF: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 97255
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-12 (MuPDF: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MuPDF. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF document using MuPDF possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code, with the privileges of the process, or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll MuPDF users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/mupdf-1.10a-r1'