Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 175100
CVE-2005-3193 xpdf issues (CVE-2005-3191 CVE-2005-3192)
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:22 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #173888 +++
Derek Noonburg sent us a patch for xpdf to correct a number of security issues.
This is due to be public 20051201.
An attacker could construct a carefully crafted PDF file that could cause Xpdf
to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code when opened.
This issue affects RHEL3, RHEL3, RHEL2.1
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2005-11-22 03:42 EST --
Created an attachment (id=121332)
Proposed patch from Derek
If you can roll some new packages and let me know the n-v-r, I'll take care of
Created attachment 121940 [details]
More complete patch taken from our xpdf update
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
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