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[DSA648] DSA-648-1 xpdf Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
iDEFENSE has reported a buffer overflow in xpdf, the portable document
format (PDF) suite. A maliciously crafted PDF file could exploit this
problem, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your xpdf package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-648
Threat Level: High
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