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    Mageia 2020-0449: pdfresurrect security update

    Date 05 Dec 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    In PDFResurrect before 0.20, lack of header validation checks causes a heap-buffer-overflow in pdf_get_version() (CVE-2020-20740). References: - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27704
    MGASA-2020-0449 - Updated pdfresurrect package fixes security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 05 Dec 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0449.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-20740
    
    In PDFResurrect before 0.20, lack of header validation checks causes a
    heap-buffer-overflow in pdf_get_version() (CVE-2020-20740).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27704
    - https://www.debian.org/lts/security/2020/dla-2475
    - https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./thread/JMEEEPBBGER5LPABBRVZLMCC6Z24RBXW/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-20740
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/pdfresurrect-0.21-1.mga7
    

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