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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 4 2006-103: poppler

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the poppler package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-103 (poppler).

Poppler, a PDF rendering library, it's a fork of the xpdf PDF
viewer developed by Derek Noonburg of Glyph and Cog, LLC.

Update Information:

Heap-based buffer overflow in Splash.cc in poppler, permits
attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute
arbitrary code via crafted splash images that produce
certain values that exceed the width or height of the
associated bitmap.



Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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