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[DSA998] DSA-998-1 libextractor 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 libextractor, a library to extract arbitrary
meta-data from files.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain libextractor packages.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-998
Threat Level: High
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