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Fedora Core 4 Update: kdegraphics-3.5.1-0.2.fc4 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora kpdf, the KDE pdf viewer, shares code with xpdf. xpdf contains a heap based buffer overflow in the splash rasterizer engine that can crash kpdf or even execute arbitrary code. Users impacted by these issues, should update to this new package release.
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2006-105
2006-02-10
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Product     : Fedora Core 4
Name        : kdegraphics
Version     : 3.5.1                      
Release     : 0.2.fc4                  
Summary     : K Desktop Environment - Graphics Applications
Description :
Graphics applications for the K Desktop Environment.

Includes:
  kdvi (displays TeX .dvi files)
  kfax (displays faxfiles)
  kghostview (displays postscript files)
  kcoloredit (palette editor and color chooser)
  kamera (digital camera support)
  kiconedit (icon editor)
  kpaint (a simple drawing program)
  ksnapshot (screen capture utility)
  kview (image viewer for GIF, JPEG, TIFF, etc.)
  kuickshow (quick picture viewer)
  kooka (scanner application)
  kruler (screen ruler and color measurement tool)

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Update Information:

kpdf, the KDE pdf viewer, shares code with xpdf. xpdf contains
a heap based buffer overflow in the splash rasterizer engine
that can crash kpdf or even execute arbitrary code.

Users impacted by these issues, should update to this new
package release. 
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* Tue Feb  7 2006 Than Ngo  7:3.5.1-0.2.fc4
- apply patch to fix buffer overflow in kpdf, CVE-2006-0301 (#179056)

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This update can be downloaded from:
  http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/4/

4ed4ed8ca7762a7140b4aea37862078bc3758988  SRPMS/kdegraphics-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.src.rpm
3a9a3b3777eff2ac02ff21ba78151d25c3395a9d  ppc/kdegraphics-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.ppc.rpm
9c25998f60be8531e2e1a4366611501d2adee26e  ppc/kdegraphics-devel-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.ppc.rpm
296f883442cba8315c5b23799d3488ffaa843c89  ppc/debug/kdegraphics-debuginfo-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.ppc.rpm
03990a0a90d0bc769494759727b2e76f20cde814  x86_64/kdegraphics-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.x86_64.rpm
2ab08e61a5137f1833f8ca815a5dc025aba38ae6  x86_64/kdegraphics-devel-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.x86_64.rpm
9c539d49ecc4be772816d8c3989951736d7454a3  x86_64/debug/kdegraphics-debuginfo-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.x86_64.rpm
a99acaa35091e76a25a51acad2e7fe0a3719720d  i386/kdegraphics-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.i386.rpm
ce4cc146300daa51cb37089de8aefbd407a7a102  i386/kdegraphics-devel-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.i386.rpm
5b918d77c186fa41958dc5ac503e2367afe23c58  i386/debug/kdegraphics-debuginfo-3.5.1-0.2.fc4.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.
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