Bug 438336 - (CVE-2008-1374) CVE-2008-1374 cups: incomplete fix for CVE-2004-0888 / CVE-2005-0206
CVE-2008-1374 cups: incomplete fix for CVE-2004-0888 / CVE-2005-0206
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
source=redhat,reported=20080317,publi...
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Depends On: 438349 438350 438351
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Reported: 2008-03-20 09:18 EDT by Tomas Hoger
Modified: 2008-04-09 02:22 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-04-09 02:22:29 EDT
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Description Tomas Hoger 2008-03-20 09:18:34 EDT
It was discovered that patch applied to cups packages as shipped in Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 3 and 4 to address security issues in xpdf code known as
CVE-2004-0888 / CVE-2005-0206 was incomplete.

On certain platforms, malicious pdf file could still cause a crash or possibly
cause code execution when it's processed by pdftops filter.

This issue affects 64-bit platforms.  cups packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 are not affected by this problem.
Comment 5 Red Hat Product Security 2008-04-09 02:22:29 EDT
This issue was addressed in:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux:
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0206.html


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