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Fedora Core 6 2006-1438: evince Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the evince package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-1438 (evince).
evince is a GNOME-based document viewer.
The PostScript backend of evince had a buffer overflow
(CVE-2006-5864). This update fixes the problem.
Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Threat Level: High
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