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Security update for xpdf


(Last modified: 10JAN2006)

solutions Security update for xpdf SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (e23e62fac6f33fa5f59d848e60edc2b7)

Applies to

Package: xpdf
Product(s): SLES SDK 9 for x86
SLES SDK 9 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for X86-64
Patch: patch-10811
Release: 20060110
Obsoletes: 65bfa415cafadd4f47d30fbbeefc5b77


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This update fixes the following security problem:
Integer overflows in the contained xpdf code potentially allowed to execute arbitrary code via specially crafted PDF files (CVE-2005-3191, CVE-2005-3192, CVE-2005-3193).


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh xpdf.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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