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CVE ID:CVE-2008-1693
Description:The CairoFont::create function in in Poppler, possibly before 0.8.0, as used in Xpdf, Evince, ePDFview, KWord, and other applications, does not properly handle embedded fonts in PDF files, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted font object, related to dereferencing a function pointer associated with the type of this font object.
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Cross References: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-1693
BugTraq ID: 28830
Debian Security Information: DSA-1548 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1606 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2008:0238
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2008:0239
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2008:0240
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2008:0262
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2008:011 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2008:013 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: xpdf-pdf-code-execution(41884)

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