Bug 163920 - CAN-2005-2097 gpdf DoS
CAN-2005-2097 gpdf DoS
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gpdf (Show other bugs)
4.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Kristian Høgsberg
impact=moderate,source=vendorsec,repo...
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Reported: 2005-07-21 19:34 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-708
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-08-10 13:38:39 EDT
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-07-21 19:34:44 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #163918 +++

A broken PDF file is will create a file in /tmp and continue to fill it until
the filesystem is full.
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-07-21 19:35:50 EDT
The patch for this issue is attachment 117043 [details]
The demo exploit for this issue is attachment 117042 [details]
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-07-21 19:36:46 EDT
gpdf contains an internal version of xpdf.
Comment 5 Kristian Høgsberg 2005-08-01 16:51:48 EDT
Errata filed:

  http://porkchop.redhat.com/errata/showrequest.cgi?advisory=2005:708
Comment 6 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-08-10 04:38:32 EDT
removing embargo
Comment 7 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-08-10 13:38:40 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.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-708.html

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