Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Poppler, the worst of which could allow the execution of arbitrary code.
|Package||app-text/poppler on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 0.57.0-r1|
|Unaffected versions||>= 0.57.0-r1|
Poppler is a PDF rendering library based on the xpdf-3.0 code base.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Poppler. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, by enticing a user to open a specially crafted PDF, could execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Poppler users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/poppler-0.57.0-r1"