========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1785-1 April 02, 2013 poppler vulnerabilities ========================================================================== A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 12.10 - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Ubuntu 11.10 - Ubuntu 10.04 LTS - Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Summary: Applications using poppler could be made to crash or possibly run programs as your login if they opened a specially crafted file. Software Description: - poppler: PDF rendering library Details: It was discovered that poppler contained multiple security issues when parsing malformed PDF documents. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a crafted PDF file, an attacker could cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code with privileges of the user invoking the program. Update instructions: The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 12.10: libpoppler-glib8 0.20.4-0ubuntu1.2 libpoppler28 0.20.4-0ubuntu1.2 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: libpoppler-glib8 0.18.4-1ubuntu3.1 libpoppler19 0.18.4-1ubuntu3.1 Ubuntu 11.10: libpoppler-glib6 0.16.7-2ubuntu2.1 libpoppler13 0.16.7-2ubuntu2.1 Ubuntu 10.04 LTS: libpoppler-glib4 0.12.4-0ubuntu5.3 libpoppler5 0.12.4-0ubuntu5.3 Ubuntu 8.04 LTS: libpoppler-glib2 0.6.4-1ubuntu3.6 libpoppler2 0.6.4-1ubuntu3.6 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes. References: http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1785-1 CVE-2013-1788, CVE-2013-1789, CVE-2013-1790 Package Information: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.20.4-0ubuntu1.2 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.18.4-1ubuntu3.1 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.16.7-2ubuntu2.1 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.12.4-0ubuntu5.3 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.6.4-1ubuntu3.6
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