Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Mandrake Local Security Checks >> MDKSA-2007:022: tetex


Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2007:022: tetex

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the tetex package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2007:022 (tetex).

The Adobe PDF specification 1.3, as implemented by xpdf 3.0.1 patch 2,
kpdf in KDE before 3.5.5, and other products, permits remote attackers
to have an unknown impact, possibly including denial of service
(infinite loop), arbitrary code execution, or memory corruption, via a
PDF file with a (1) crafted catalog dictionary or (2) a crafted Pages
attribute that references an invalid page tree node.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.

Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:022
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

IBM PRO/1000 XT Single Port GE Server Adapter Network Interface Card (22P6809)
$13.99
IBM PRO/1000 XT Single Port GE Server Adapter Network Interface Card (22P6809) pictureIBM QRadar xx05 G2 Server 4380Q1E - 9x1TB SAS HDD, 64GB RAM - NEW
$3750.0
IBM QRadar xx05 G2 Server 4380Q1E - 9x1TB SAS HDD, 64GB RAM - NEW pictureIBM Intel Ethernet Dual Port Server Adapter I340 T2 for system X (49Y4230)
$37.0
IBM Intel Ethernet Dual Port Server Adapter I340 T2 for system X (49Y4230) pictureIBM PC Server 704 8650-M5O
$50.0
IBM PC Server 704 8650-M5O picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.