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Category:Mandrake Local Security Checks
Title:Mandrake Security Advisory MDKSA-2004:115 (kdegraphics)

The remote host is missing an update to kdegraphics
announced via advisory MDKSA-2004:115.

Chris Evans discovered numerous vulnerabilities in the xpdf package,
which also effect software using embedded xpdf code, such as kpdf:

Multiple integer overflow issues affecting xpdf-2.0 and xpdf-3.0.
Also programs like kpdf which have embedded versions of xpdf.
These can result in writing an arbitrary byte to an attacker controlled
location which probably could lead to arbitrary code execution.

The updated packages are patched to protect against these

Affected versions: 10.0

To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

Risk factor : Critical

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2004-0888
BugTraq ID: 11501
Conectiva Linux advisory: CLA-2004:886
Debian Security Information: DSA-573 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-581 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-599 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2004:039 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: xpdf-pdf-bo(17818)
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