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MDKSA-2004:113 - Updated xpdf packages fix vulnerabilities
From: Mandrake Linux Security Team <security () linux-mandrake com>
Date: 22 Oct 2004 02:53:17 -0000

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                 Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory
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 Package name:           xpdf
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2004:113
 Date:                   October 21st, 2004

 Affected versions:      10.0, Corporate Server 2.1
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 Problem Description:

 Chris Evans discovered numerous vulnerabilities in the xpdf package: 
 
 Multiple integer overflow issues affecting xpdf-2.0 and xpdf-3.0.
 Also programs like cups which have embedded versions of xpdf.
 These can result in writing an arbitrary byte to an attacker controlled
 location which probably could lead to arbitrary code execution.
 (CAN-2004-0888)
 
 Multiple integer overflow issues affecting xpdf-3.0 only.        
 These can result in DoS or possibly arbitrary code execution.
 (CAN-2004-0889)
 
 Chris also discovered issues with infinite loop logic error affecting 
 xpdf-3.0 only.     
 
 The updated packages are patched to deal with these issues.
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 References:

  http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2004-0888
  http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2004-0889
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 Updated Packages:
  
 Mandrakelinux 10.0:
 9b41364f41bb8ef2b655607bc60ab9a8  10.0/RPMS/xpdf-3.00-5.2.100mdk.i586.rpm
 9c8a5aa2e170428d0afc3f8e5cbf092a  10.0/SRPMS/xpdf-3.00-5.2.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64:
 ff780c91545babd148b1c4b4761e822d  amd64/10.0/RPMS/xpdf-3.00-5.2.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 9c8a5aa2e170428d0afc3f8e5cbf092a  amd64/10.0/SRPMS/xpdf-3.00-5.2.100mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1:
 12939cf7ca98085acc4f6ba5d741a8c6  corporate/2.1/RPMS/xpdf-1.01-4.3mdk.i586.rpm
 730ddc5b8c381c0ff92844dd5fe99a72  corporate/2.1/SRPMS/xpdf-1.01-4.5.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1/x86_64:
 5f22b8c7e2a03f4ad1d452b23348c967  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/xpdf-1.01-4.3mdk.x86_64.rpm
 730ddc5b8c381c0ff92844dd5fe99a72  x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/xpdf-1.01-4.5.C21mdk.src.rpm
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 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandrakesoft for security.  You can obtain
 the GPG public key of the Mandrakelinux Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

  http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_linux-mandrake.com

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
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