Debian Security Advisory DSA 2050-1 (kdegraphics)

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

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Recommendations:
https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%202050-1

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.

Summary:
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)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1188
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3603
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3604
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3606
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3608
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3609

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3

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