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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2007:1027

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2007:1027.

TeTeX is an implementation of TeX. TeX takes a text file and a set of
formatting commands as input, and creates a typesetter-independent DeVice
Independent (dvi) file as output.

Alin Rad Pop discovered several flaws in the handling of PDF files. An
attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause TeTeX to crash
or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.
(CVE-2007-4352, CVE-2007-5392, CVE-2007-5393)

A flaw was found in the t1lib library, used in the handling of Type 1
fonts. An attacker could create a malicious file that would cause TeTeX to
crash, or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2007-4033)

Users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain
backported patches to resolve these issues.

Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

Risk factor : Critical

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-4033
BugTraq ID: 25079
Bugtraq: 20070921 Re: [Full-disclosure] [USN-515-1] t1lib vulnerability (Google Search)
Bugtraq: 20070921 Re: [USN-515-1] t1lib vulnerability (Google Search)
Bugtraq: 20080105 rPSA-2008-0007-1 tetex tetex-afm tetex-dvips tetex-fonts tetex-latex tetex-xdvi (Google Search)
Bugtraq: 20080212 FLEA-2008-0006-1 tetex tetex-dvips tetex-fonts (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1390 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2007:023 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: php-imagepsloadfont-bo(35620)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-4352
BugTraq ID: 26367
Bugtraq: 20071107 Secunia Research: Xpdf "" Multiple Vulnerabilities (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1480 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1509 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1537 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2007:060 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: xpdf-dctstreamread-memory-corruption(38306)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-5392
XForce ISS Database: xpdf-dctstreamreset-bo(38303)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-5393
Debian Security Information: DSA-1408 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: xpdf-ccittfaxstreamlookchar-bo(38304)
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