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Mandrake Previous updates to correct integer overflow issues affecting xpdf overlooked certain conditions when built for a 64 bit platform. (formerly CAN-2004-0888). This also affects applications like gpdf, that use embedded versions of xpdf. The updated packages are patched to deal with these issues.
 _______________________________________________________________________

                 Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package name:           gpdf
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2005:042
 Date:                   February 17th, 2005

 Affected versions:	 10.0, 10.1, Corporate 3.0
 ______________________________________________________________________

 Problem Description:

 Previous updates to correct integer overflow issues affecting xpdf
 overlooked certain conditions when built for a 64 bit platform.
 (formerly CAN-2004-0888). This also affects applications like gpdf,
 that use embedded versions of xpdf.
 
 The updated packages are patched to deal with these issues.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

  http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2005-0206
 ______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:
  
 Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64:
 d06514c07d91079c76b120d1331d479a  amd64/10.0/RPMS/gpdf-0.112-2.6.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 e89f8e696edbe10cd00741acca0a75c7  amd64/10.0/SRPMS/gpdf-0.112-2.6.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1/X86_64:
 4e492af8918055d5d636de1bc32fa982  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/gpdf-0.132-3.5.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 bd941e699cb9694b94ebae550a462684  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/gpdf-0.132-3.5.101mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 6e385cc821332dde1b9c216424eadbbe  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/gpdf-0.112-2.6.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 44600333f205ef33c9250302fc277c1b  x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/gpdf-0.112-2.6.C30mdk.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

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

 All packages are signed by Mandrakesoft for security.  You can obtain
 the GPG public key of the Mandrakelinux Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

  http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_linux-mandrake.com

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Linux Mandrake Security Team
  
 
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