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    Debian: DSA-4079-2: poppler regression update

    Date 12 Apr 2018
    2016
    Posted By Anthony Pell
    It was discovered that the poppler upload for the oldstable distribution (jessie), released as DSA-4079-1, did not correctly address CVE-2017-9776 and additionally caused regressions when rendering PDFs embedding JBIG2 streams. Updated packages are now available to correct
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4079-2                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    April 12, 2018                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : poppler
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-9776
    Debian Bug     : 890826
    
    It was discovered that the poppler upload for the oldstable distribution
    (jessie), released as DSA-4079-1, did not correctly address
    CVE-2017-9776 and additionally caused regressions when rendering PDFs
    embedding JBIG2 streams. Updated packages are now available to correct
    this issue.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
    in version 0.26.5-2+deb8u4.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your poppler packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of poppler please refer to its security
    tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/poppler
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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