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Security Advisory Important: gpdf security update

Advisory: RHSA-2007:0730-2
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Important
Issued on: 2007-07-30
Last updated on: 2007-07-30
Affected Products: Red Hat Desktop (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4.5.z)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4.5.z)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4)
CVEs (cve.mitre.org): CVE-2007-3387

Details

Updated kdegraphics packages that fix a security issue in PDF handling are
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.

This update has been rated as having important security impact by the Red
Hat Security Response Team.

gpdf is a GNOME based viewer for Portable Document Format (PDF) files.

Maurycy Prodeus discovered an integer overflow flaw in the processing
of PDF files. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would
cause gpdf to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.
(CVE-2007-3387)

All users of gpdf should upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a backported patch to resolve this issue.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure that all previously-released
errata relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via Red Hat Network. Details on how to use
the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/FAQ_58_10188

Updated packages

Red Hat Desktop (v. 4)

SRPMS:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: e9aa55884418f3c06b79fa4fcab6b950
 
IA-32:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 2d6a13f1f568d256470abab24295272f
 
x86_64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 5bcba7b63805e59edcb3f2ddf524d4e1
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4)

SRPMS:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: e9aa55884418f3c06b79fa4fcab6b950
 
IA-32:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 2d6a13f1f568d256470abab24295272f
 
IA-64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: aec63c822d4062f62b9d508efa086237
 
PPC:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 0c84424aed475df3e16ca0a287eefb5d
 
s390:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 8d0fa518d3e259368cacb95eced985d5
 
s390x:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: a7ca5e67cff3ec7c6056dcab6663d3de
 
x86_64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 5bcba7b63805e59edcb3f2ddf524d4e1
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4.5.z)

SRPMS:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: e9aa55884418f3c06b79fa4fcab6b950
 
IA-32:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: 2d6a13f1f568d256470abab24295272f
 
IA-64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: aec63c822d4062f62b9d508efa086237
 
PPC:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: 0c84424aed475df3e16ca0a287eefb5d
 
s390:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: 8d0fa518d3e259368cacb95eced985d5
 
s390x:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: a7ca5e67cff3ec7c6056dcab6663d3de
 
x86_64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: 5bcba7b63805e59edcb3f2ddf524d4e1
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4)

SRPMS:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: e9aa55884418f3c06b79fa4fcab6b950
 
IA-32:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 2d6a13f1f568d256470abab24295272f
 
IA-64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: aec63c822d4062f62b9d508efa086237
 
x86_64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 5bcba7b63805e59edcb3f2ddf524d4e1
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4.5.z)

SRPMS:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: e9aa55884418f3c06b79fa4fcab6b950
 
IA-32:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: 2d6a13f1f568d256470abab24295272f
 
IA-64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: aec63c822d4062f62b9d508efa086237
 
x86_64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2007:1025
    MD5: 5bcba7b63805e59edcb3f2ddf524d4e1
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4)

SRPMS:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: e9aa55884418f3c06b79fa4fcab6b950
 
IA-32:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 2d6a13f1f568d256470abab24295272f
 
IA-64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: aec63c822d4062f62b9d508efa086237
 
x86_64:
gpdf-2.8.2-7.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0752
    MD5: 5bcba7b63805e59edcb3f2ddf524d4e1
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

248194 - CVE-2007-3387 xpdf integer overflow


References



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