Debian Security Advisory DSA 2050-1 (kdegraphics)

Published: 2010-06-03 20:55:24
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:


Technical Details:
Several local vulnerabilities have been discovered in KPDF, a PDF viewer for KDE, which allow the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service if a user is tricked into opening a crafted PDF document. For the stable distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in version 4:3.5.9-3+lenny3. The unstable distribution (sid) no longer contains kpdf. It's replacement, Okular, links against the poppler PDF library. We recommend that you upgrade your kdegraphics Linux Distribution Packages.

The remote host is missing an update to kdegraphics announced via advisory DSA 2050-1.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

CVSS Score

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