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[DSA1008] DSA-1008-1 kdegraphics Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Marcelo Ricardo Leitner noticed that the current patch in DSA 932
(CVE-2005-3627) for kpdf, the PDF viewer for KDE, does not fix all
buffer overflows, still allowing a possible hacker to execute arbitrary
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain kpdf packages.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
The unstable distribution (sid) is not affected by this problem.
We recommend that you upgrade your kpdf package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1008
Threat Level: High
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