Mageia 2020-0145: okular security update

    Date18 Mar 2020
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated okular packages fix security vulnerability: Okular can be tricked into executing local binaries via specially crafted PDF files. This binary execution can require almost no user interaction. No parameters can be passed to those local binaries (CVE-2020-9359).
    MGASA-2020-0145 - Updated okular packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 18 Mar 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0145.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-9359
    
    Updated okular packages fix security vulnerability:
    
    Okular can be tricked into executing local binaries via specially crafted
    PDF files. This binary execution can require almost no user interaction.
    No parameters can be passed to those local binaries (CVE-2020-9359).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=26342
    - https://kde.org/info/security/advisory-20200312-1.txt
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-9359
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/okular-19.04.0-1.1.mga7
    

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