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[DSA983] DSA-983-1 pdftohtml Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Derek Noonburg has fixed several potential vulnerabilities in xpdf,
which are also present in pdftohtml, a utility that translates PDF
documents into HTML format.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain pdftohtml packages.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your pdftohtml package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-983
Threat Level: High
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