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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 that use embedded versions of xpdf. The updated packages are patched to deal with these issues.
 _______________________________________________________________________

                 Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package name:           xpdf
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2005:043
 Date:                   February 17th, 2005

 Affected versions:	 10.0, 10.1, Corporate 3.0,
                         Corporate Server 2.1
 ______________________________________________________________________

 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 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:
 6dfa3bb16bc3505df4a3611578dbd6dc  amd64/10.0/RPMS/xpdf-3.00-5.5.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 37c95383532c1e8d1e189cd1aa18f356  amd64/10.0/SRPMS/xpdf-3.00-5.5.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1/X86_64:
 79d6c0f92cf1e00da8d62adfd0968009  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/xpdf-3.00-7.4.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 65a16347a285c376355f4dc4b7fcdc2f  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/xpdf-3.00-7.4.101mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1/X86_64:
 22405ca391960b74c2dad5cbe372f9cd  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/xpdf-1.01-4.9.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 00044a02e6689ecdd8af09ed7ec3f1c5  x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/xpdf-1.01-4.9.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 eb4a5ff36fb13a17cd2508d9c3cbfb3d  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/xpdf-3.00-5.5.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 7be80ea54ba1dc2278557d3475b0a0f4  x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/xpdf-3.00-5.5.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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