xpdf (SSA:2006-045-09)
Posted on: 02/15/2006 11:11 AM

New xpdf packages are available for Slackware 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, and -current to fix security issues.

More details about the issues may be found in the Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3191
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3192
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3193
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3624
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3625
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3626
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3627
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3628
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-0301

Here are the details from the Slackware 10.2 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz: Recompiled with xpdf-3.01pl2.patch to
fix integer and heap overflows in xpdf triggered by malformed PDF files.
For more information, see:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3191
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3192
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3193
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3624
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3625
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3626
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3627
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3628
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-0301
(* Security fix *)
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Where to find the new packages:
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Updated package for Slackware 9.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-9.0/patches/packages/xpdf-3.01-i386-3.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 9.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-9.1/patches/packages/xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 10.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-10.0/patches/packages/xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 10.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-10.1/patches/packages/xpdf-3.01-i486-3a.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 10.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-10.2/patches/packages/xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 9.0 package:
febda74afb06e94f745ef2d02867b505 xpdf-3.01-i386-3.tgz

Slackware 9.1 package:
1dd5847ecf094359fe712850391e7b37 xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz

Slackware 10.0 package:
abd65f71b8484579aa4b1ce081b4d61e xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz

Slackware 10.1 package:
9270fb578380221d9e642c7d80fac931 xpdf-3.01-i486-3a.tgz

Slackware 10.2 package:
8c85579182d43d56920e5a79063b447e xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz

Slackware -current package:
172d66fd19dbf8ceca0a25a6c17e75c2 xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg xpdf-3.01-i486-3.tgz


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Slackware Linux Security Team
http://slackware.com/gpg-key
security@slackware.com


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