[slackware-security] xpdf

2013-08-22T00:24:46
ID SSA-2013-233-02
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2013-08-22T00:24:46

Description

New xpdf packages are available for Slackware 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, and -current to fix a security issue.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.0 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack14.0.txz: Upgraded. 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 Thanks to mancha. ( 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 12.1: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.1/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.2: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.2/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 13.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.0/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.0/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.1: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.1/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.1/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.37: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.37/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/xpdf-3.03-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/xpdf-3.03-i486-3.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/xpdf-3.03-x86_64-3.txz

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 12.1 package: d98942c697d3fd10d89535155c67bbeb xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package: 1ea3172cd34a213fcee1c54f55628b37 xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package: f50ec6ccf0fe3c49096fce0ece553fa1 xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package: 47652a6e1ac5ec53694766359584ffa6 xpdf-3.03-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package: 7f01bf8c10915227805c05ad8a4a9eed xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package: 6c90be81f9c9c68615bd24c137d89274 xpdf-3.03-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package: 1eeff76dad934506b28a82af5c27ea5f xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package: aba82ab68d7caa85512aa2bac896bae5 xpdf-3.03-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package: 39ed74f63313c498e872e3ff07a51db0 xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package: c982dadbbf60bbcf96169dc738440e6c xpdf-3.03-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package: a8e79843930403bbb2b15513ad3ec889 xap/xpdf-3.03-i486-3.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: 36198b91136ce737a94ac06d54ea3da3 xap/xpdf-3.03-x86_64-3.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg xpdf-3.03-i486-1_slack14.0.txz