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Security Advisory kdegraphics security update

Advisory: RHSA-2006:0206-3
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Important
Issued on: 2006-02-13
Last updated on: 2006-02-13
Affected Products: Red Hat Desktop (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4)
CVEs (cve.mitre.org): CVE-2006-0301

Details

Updated kdegraphics packages that resolve a security issue in kpdf are now
available.

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

The kdegraphics packages contain applications for the K Desktop Environment
including kpdf, a pdf file viewer.

A heap based buffer overflow bug was discovered in kpdf. An attacker could
construct a carefully crafted PDF file that could cause kpdf to crash or
possibly execute arbitrary code when opened. The Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures project assigned the name CVE-2006-0301 to this issue.

Users of kpdf should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a
backported patch to resolve this issue.


Solution

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

This update is available via Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network,
launch the Red Hat Update Agent with the following command:

up2date

This will start an interactive process that will result in the appropriate
RPMs being upgraded on your system.

Updated packages

Red Hat Desktop (v. 4)

SRPMS:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 90ac8bd5592b058f6eb37df331008226
 
IA-32:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: aeec5e4c97d1ccabf1e52036bb37ca79
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: f48caa317d180ee1b40667c62df4acb6
 
x86_64:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 37cf516a06d3f42159ce54c62b901794
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 9b65bf232f163136cf5db28fd82fc661
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4)

SRPMS:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 90ac8bd5592b058f6eb37df331008226
 
IA-32:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: aeec5e4c97d1ccabf1e52036bb37ca79
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: f48caa317d180ee1b40667c62df4acb6
 
IA-64:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 3d3b3279d047bfff9cd14271072bd443
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 432dea1108d258f6af3964180ab4d179
 
PPC:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 7ee2305e63d0e6fe38bdec4a0a5f9326
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 092a795864d53d21144289a92fc33b01
 
s390:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: ef808523b180cccfdbcec51f9a020ee8
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 278dd2949ff7f09eb3b5018fa97cc75f
 
s390x:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 71f7124916aeb01b793f54f2d85312b6
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 9863edc3e66f3bd825cdd34df93e1b00
 
x86_64:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 37cf516a06d3f42159ce54c62b901794
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 9b65bf232f163136cf5db28fd82fc661
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4)

SRPMS:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 90ac8bd5592b058f6eb37df331008226
 
IA-32:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: aeec5e4c97d1ccabf1e52036bb37ca79
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: f48caa317d180ee1b40667c62df4acb6
 
IA-64:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 3d3b3279d047bfff9cd14271072bd443
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 432dea1108d258f6af3964180ab4d179
 
x86_64:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 37cf516a06d3f42159ce54c62b901794
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 9b65bf232f163136cf5db28fd82fc661
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4)

SRPMS:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 90ac8bd5592b058f6eb37df331008226
 
IA-32:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: aeec5e4c97d1ccabf1e52036bb37ca79
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: f48caa317d180ee1b40667c62df4acb6
 
IA-64:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 3d3b3279d047bfff9cd14271072bd443
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 432dea1108d258f6af3964180ab4d179
 
x86_64:
kdegraphics-3.3.1-3.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 37cf516a06d3f42159ce54c62b901794
kdegraphics-devel-3.3.1-3.7.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2010:0753
    MD5: 9b65bf232f163136cf5db28fd82fc661
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

179055 - CVE-2006-0301 PDF splash handling heap overflow


References



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