Security update for Acrobat Reader
(Last modified: 26AUG2005)
solutions Security update for Acrobat Reader SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (e4e5a02e16f26b863bdc39c013ca827e)
Product(s): Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
The Acrobat Reader 5 versions of 9.1 and 9.2 were upgraded to Acrobat Reader 7. This version upgrade can cause new dependencies to appear, please check with the YaST Software Package Installation frontend if there are new dependencies and install the required packages.
Since this attack could be done via E-Mail messages or webpages, this should be considered to be remote exploitable.
This issue is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CAN-2005-1625.
Also a buffer overflow was found in a "core application plug-in" for the Adobe Reader that allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.
This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CAN-2005-2470.
rpm -Fvh acroread.rpm glibc-locale-32bit.rpm curl-32bit.rpm glib2-32bit.rpm gtk2-32bit.rpm pango-32bit.rpm atk-32bit.rpm gtk2.rpm gtk2-devel.rpm gtk2-doc.rpm pango.rpm atk.rpm atk-doc.rpm glib2.rpm
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