Bug 163918 - CAN-2005-2097 xpdf DoS
CAN-2005-2097 xpdf DoS
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
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: 2005-07-21 19:26 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-670
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-08-09 12:13:17 EDT
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
Proposed patch for this issue. (28.00 KB, patch)
2005-07-21 19:29 EDT, Josh Bressers
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:670 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: xpdf security update 2005-08-09 00:00:00 EDT

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Description Josh Bressers 2005-07-21 19:26:31 EDT
A broken PDF file is will create a file in /tmp and continue to fill it until
the filesystem is full.
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-07-21 19:29:38 EDT
Created attachment 117043 [details]
Proposed patch for this issue.
Comment 3 Ngo Than 2005-07-25 10:08:01 EDT
it's already fixed in xpdf-3_00-11_7.
Comment 5 Josh Bressers 2005-08-09 11:30:51 EDT
Lifting embargo
Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-08-09 12:13:17 EDT
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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