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Fedora Core 3 Update: tetex-2.0.2-21.3 Print E-mail
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Posted by Joseph Shakespeare   
Fedora Updated tetex package fixes another xpdf buffer overflow. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures projects (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CAN-2005-0064 to this issue.
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2005-049
2005-01-24
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Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : tetex
Version     : 2.0.2
Release     : 21.3
Summary     : The TeX text formatting system.
Description :
TeTeX is an implementation of TeX for Linux or UNIX systems. TeX takes
a text file and a set of formatting commands as input and creates a
typesetter-independent .dvi (DeVice Independent) file as output.
Usually, TeX is used in conjunction with a higher level formatting
package like LaTeX or PlainTeX, since TeX by itself is not very
user-friendly.

Install tetex if you want to use the TeX text formatting system. If
you are installing tetex, you will also need to install tetex-afm (a
PostScript(TM) font converter for TeX),
tetex-dvips (for converting .dvi files to PostScript format
for printing on PostScript printers), tetex-latex (a higher level
formatting package which provides an easier-to-use interface for TeX),
and tetex-xdvi (for previewing .dvi files in X). Unless you are an
expert at using TeX, you should also install the tetex-doc package,
which includes the documentation for TeX.

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Update Information:

Updated tetex package fixes another xpdf buffer overflow. The Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures projects (cve.mitre.org) has assigned
the name CAN-2005-0064 to this issue.

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* Wed Jan 19 2005 Jindrich Novy  2.0.2-21.3

- Fix CAN-2005-0064 xpdf buffer overflow.


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This update can be downloaded from:
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/3/

1013d1d41217562378b60cda3c7b6031  SRPMS/tetex-2.0.2-21.3.src.rpm
a86d74d672c653790f11dccba1f32f63  x86_64/tetex-2.0.2-21.3.x86_64.rpm
556c17819f2be3368fca154e8a404d87  x86_64/tetex-latex-2.0.2-21.3.x86_64.rpm
0b41e98704158a43db72fa568e3d910d  x86_64/tetex-xdvi-2.0.2-21.3.x86_64.rpm
006f35dcecd5500b520282c3a84253f6  x86_64/tetex-dvips-2.0.2-21.3.x86_64.rpm
18862ab8db06faf36b4768c3e8e1eacc  x86_64/tetex-afm-2.0.2-21.3.x86_64.rpm
b5d5b08802521d383145dde7b6a0a69c  x86_64/tetex-fonts-2.0.2-21.3.x86_64.rpm
92c82e513853c7be4eec7d07d7f77add  x86_64/tetex-doc-2.0.2-21.3.x86_64.rpm
691720f393c360a0d95097e43b995ab3  x86_64/debug/tetex-debuginfo-2.0.2-21.3.x86_64.rpm
1b29b199bf30935ad3ea77a767f5345e  i386/tetex-2.0.2-21.3.i386.rpm
ed4ad3a151fd7ce7cac9c86287b10907  i386/tetex-latex-2.0.2-21.3.i386.rpm
776d53385faef0649afedc769335bc97  i386/tetex-xdvi-2.0.2-21.3.i386.rpm
97735a829f7c0d7b5baff4e5932a86b1  i386/tetex-dvips-2.0.2-21.3.i386.rpm
9a352d41b67c540938a4a90270d46141  i386/tetex-afm-2.0.2-21.3.i386.rpm
eb14c77ba1a2fb94ec6622a41baaa635  i386/tetex-fonts-2.0.2-21.3.i386.rpm
a60c457bbca80fd08c3c210cafcc9429  i386/tetex-doc-2.0.2-21.3.i386.rpm
d4b366f6899214a6d94e11e6cca0a737  i386/debug/tetex-debuginfo-2.0.2-21.3.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.
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