Bug 179046 - CVE-2006-0301 PDF splash handling heap overflow
CVE-2006-0301 PDF splash handling heap overflow
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: 2006-01-26 15:51 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2006-0201
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-02-13 10:23:05 EST
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Proposed patch (1.35 KB, patch)
2006-01-26 15:54 EST, Josh Bressers
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-01-26 15:51:32 EST
PDF splash handling heap overflow

Dirk Mueller told vendor-sec about a buffer overflow issue in the xpdf
codebase when handling splash images.

This issue also affects RHEL3
This issue also affects RHEL2.1
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2006-01-26 15:54:39 EST
Created attachment 123745 [details]
Proposed patch
Comment 4 Ngo Than 2006-01-31 05:38:25 EST
The new PDF rasterizer "Splash" is included in xpdf-3.00 and newer, so
this issue is only effected in RHEL4 and FC5/FC5.
Comment 13 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-13 10:23:07 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,
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