Poppler: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201401-21 / poppler
||January 21, 2014
||January 21, 2014: 1
All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Poppler, allowing
remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service
Poppler is a cross-platform PDF rendering library originally based on
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Poppler. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF in
an application linked against Poppler, possibly resulting in execution of
arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Poppler users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/poppler-0.24.5"