[SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: xpdf-3.01-0.FC3.4
Posted on: 12/17/2005 09:32 AM

A new update is available for Fedora Core - [SECURITY] Fedora Core 3 Update: xpdf-3.01-0.FC3.4. Here the announcement:

Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2005-1170
2005-12-17
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Product : Fedora Core 3
Name : xpdf
Version : 3.01
Release : 0.FC3.4
Summary : A PDF file viewer for the X Window System.
Description :
Xpdf is an X Window System based viewer for Portable Document Format
(PDF) files. Xpdf is a small and efficient program which uses
standard X fonts.

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Update Information:

Several flaws were discovered in Xpdf. An attacker could
construct a carefully crafted PDF file that could cause xpdf
to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code when opened. The
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project assigned the
name CAN-2005-3193 to these issues.

Users of xpdf should upgrade to this updated package, which
contains a patch to resolve these issues.
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* Wed Dec 14 2005 Than Ngo lt;than@redhat.comgt; 1:3.01-0.FC3.4
- better fix for CAN-2005-3193


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This update can be downloaded from:
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/3/

3fbdcffe2a17515fca487c822e8ba898 SRPMS/xpdf-3.01-0.FC3.4.src.rpm
942fbe93c401ef2af4df6f78a0f171a8 x86_64/xpdf-3.01-0.FC3.4.x86_64.rpm
2fccaa6ad73c1ee153c5b0c80778f481 x86_64/debug/xpdf-debuginfo-3.01-0.FC3.4.x86_64.rpm
a4f2424c0983090281229e8709f011bd i386/xpdf-3.01-0.FC3.4.i386.rpm
cf9f51b46f0a56818577d58a42f24856 i386/debug/xpdf-debuginfo-3.01-0.FC3.4.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.



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