Bug 145055 - CAN-2005-0064 xpdf buffer overflow
CAN-2005-0064 xpdf buffer overflow
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: tetex (Show other bugs)
4.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
David Lawrence
impact=imoderate,embargoed=20050118,r...
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Blocks: 142822
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Reported: 2005-01-13 17:49 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2013-07-02 19:04 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-03-16 10:19:46 EST
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The patch applied to resolve CAN-2005-0064 (845 bytes, patch)
2005-01-19 05:39 EST, Jindrich Novy
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-01-13 17:49:54 EST
*** This bug has been split off bug 145049 ***

------- Original comment by Josh Bressers (Security Response Team) on 2005.01.13
17:30 -------

iDEFENSE has reported a stack based buffer overflow in xpdf.

The patch is here:
ftp://ftp.foolabs.com/pub/xpdf/xpdf-3.00pl3.patch


The iDEFENSE advisory is attachment 109745 [details]
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-01-13 17:51:01 EST
Jindrich,

We're going to need new packages rolled for RHSA-2005:026 to include this issue.
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-01-14 07:16:41 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 3 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-01-19 05:23:41 EST
Now public, see URL for patch, removing embargo
Comment 4 Jindrich Novy 2005-01-19 05:37:38 EST
Mark, I have applied my own patch that also fixes the issue. Please let me know
if you're not happy with it.
Comment 5 Jindrich Novy 2005-01-19 05:39:13 EST
Created attachment 109963 [details]
The patch applied to resolve CAN-2005-0064
Comment 6 Jindrich Novy 2005-01-25 11:05:30 EST
Packages are now added to the erratum.
Comment 7 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-03-13 09:37:33 EST
downgrading to moderate severity according to
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/
Comment 8 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-03-16 10:19:46 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.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-026.html

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