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Debian alert DSA-648-1 (xpdf)

From: (Martin Schulze)
To: (Debian Security Announcements)
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 648-1] New xpdf packages fix arbitrary code execution
Date:  Wed, 19 Jan 2005 14:40:49 +0100 (CET)

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA 648-1 Martin Schulze January 19th, 2005 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : xpdf Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem-Type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CAN-2005-0064 iDEFENSE has reported a buffer overflow in xpdf, the portable document format (PDF) suite. A maliciously crafted PDF file could exploit this problem, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code. For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in version 1.00-3.4. For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version 3.00-12. We recommend that you upgrade your xpdf package. Upgrade Instructions - -------------------- wget url will fetch the file for you dpkg -i file.deb will install the referenced file. If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for sources.list as given below: apt-get update will update the internal database apt-get upgrade will install corrected packages You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the footer to the proper configuration. Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody - -------------------------------- Source archives: Size/MD5 checksum: 706 635d7c4eae9655d8a3377d8eed6cb2d1 Size/MD5 checksum: 10726 0267c0fd7ffecd48dd888e170953a480 Size/MD5 checksum: 397750 81f3c381cef729e4b6f4ce21cf5bbf3c Architecture independent components: Size/MD5 checksum: 38654 d163325cae5a83d1f9ef2022242c731d Size/MD5 checksum: 1286 14b9041fb706c9dcf9a72a7a2d616498 Alpha architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 570826 cf720966e539a765617002f4b4f5173f Size/MD5 checksum: 1045624 0515266a4c09a1f3d271c37de5642b7b ARM architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 487114 64e64f1224c36ec480df57aaa8862464 Size/MD5 checksum: 886366 6295a2ce46f4fa28821ea140774bfb6e Intel IA-32 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 449350 0967c7b29b81f78e9da2cdc889abb615 Size/MD5 checksum: 827852 f4d7c558370100c774ebfaa82954b83d Intel IA-64 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 682306 25b464ea05a8f598f08bcbdedf7170f4 Size/MD5 checksum: 1227886 c5f8725564e5dac40e9a3e36d7cdb068 HP Precision architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 563840 d1dd472effb32d5134a23f30c3fd2580 Size/MD5 checksum: 1032718 5beab4427ebdb90e330b4c6f8f8d1d07 Motorola 680x0 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 427492 052dad490755f8875e01dc93f1bc4fe5 Size/MD5 checksum: 794424 6670b3f46279a6a65c46b19f184195b9 Big endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 555248 183c3ba8ae860fa97a04e78dbdb79907 Size/MD5 checksum: 1016592 dbbd8df3a721fe6f8fd2111d39a6398d Little endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 546180 3651e279ad35be576904a273ccc97e82 Size/MD5 checksum: 998826 d43a48dd2e29d83d6c8cd82c7b8eaede PowerPC architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 470234 61843ddd6fd49a125b2de4ed3520aa81 Size/MD5 checksum: 859834 e8ecff5500bee7ea36c30a2f60f27a2c IBM S/390 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 429954 d87f372421dda1c197110de91bc0aa96 Size/MD5 checksum: 785678 64e863e6d800d87a506f2325028a3dcf Sun Sparc architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 443762 3d07a1c14b76f02dcd66c6e3049210b0 Size/MD5 checksum: 809722 e9f738b1b4c5f06a605d828e4120278e These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on its next update. - --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- For apt-get: deb stable/updates main For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main Mailing list: Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and<pkg>> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.2.5 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFB7mNhW5ql+IAeqTIRAm4ZAJ98tOBEW/EmdK9NggFRjgwWT2ggkgCdGVLP JMwiaKiSH1G9cSOtCj4D/rE= =do8L -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact

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