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Slackware: 2013-233-03: poppler: Security Update Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New poppler packages are available for Slackware 14.0, and -current to fix a security issue. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  poppler (SSA:2013-233-03)

New poppler packages are available for Slackware 14.0, and -current to fix a
security issue.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.0 ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
patches/packages/poppler-0.20.2-i486-2_slack14.0.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Sanitize error messages to remove escape sequences that could be used to
  exploit vulnerable terminal emulators.
  For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2142
  (* Security fix *)
+--------------------------+


Where to find the new packages:
+-----------------------------+

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project!  :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/poppler-0.20.2-i486-2_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/poppler-0.20.2-x86_64-2_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/l/poppler-0.24.0-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/l/poppler-0.24.0-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
+-------------+

Slackware 14.0 package:
d942a0c604b8993fbb61e9d4998b45b1  poppler-0.20.2-i486-2_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
47815fae9ed706eb9ff3ca0074713175  poppler-0.20.2-x86_64-2_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
95eea9252862f96a3005bbbe0b0da637  l/poppler-0.24.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
a78aedabb80d5772cae65db530cd2a74  l/poppler-0.24.0-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
+------------------------+

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg poppler-0.20.2-i486-2_slack14.0.txz


+-----+

Slackware Linux Security Team
http://slackware.com/gpg-key
security@slackware.com
 
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