Bug 145049 - CAN-2005-0064 xpdf buffer overflow
CAN-2005-0064 xpdf buffer overflow
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: xpdf (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-01-13 17:30 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-26 10:38:12 EST
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
iDEFENSE advisory (4.07 KB, text/plain)
2005-01-13 17:32 EST, Josh Bressers
no flags Details
Demo pdf that triggers this issue. (1.07 KB, application/octet-stream)
2005-01-20 17:13 EST, Josh Bressers
no flags Details

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:059 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: xpdf security update 2005-01-26 00:00:00 EST

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Description Josh Bressers 2005-01-13 17:30:27 EST
iDEFENSE has reported a stack based buffer overflow in xpdf.

The patch is here:
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-01-13 17:32:02 EST
This issue does not affect RHEL2.1
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-01-13 17:32:52 EST
Created attachment 109745 [details]
iDEFENSE advisory
Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2005-01-14 07:16:17 EST
The patch URL does not yet work.  We don't have a patch from upstream yet.  I'll
update the bugs as soon as I know.
Comment 4 Josh Bressers 2005-01-18 16:51:05 EST
Lifting embargo.
Comment 5 Ngo Than 2005-01-20 06:27:07 EST
it's now fixed in xpdf-2.02-9.5
Comment 6 Josh Bressers 2005-01-20 10:09:20 EST
The iDEFENSE advisory is here.

Comment 7 Josh Bressers 2005-01-20 17:13:01 EST
Created attachment 110032 [details]
Demo pdf that triggers this issue.
Comment 8 Josh Bressers 2005-01-26 10:38:12 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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