Slackware Security Announcement:2009-302-01: 2009-10-28 xpdf


[slackware-security] xpdf (SSA:2009-302-01)


New xpdf packages are available for Slackware 9.1, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, 11.0,

12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, and -current to fix security issues.


More details about the issues may be found in the Common

Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:



Here are the details from the Slackware 13.0 ChangeLog:


patches/packages/xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack13.0.tgz: Upgraded.

This update fixes several security issues that could lead to an

application crash, or execution of arbitrary code.

For more information, see:

(* Security fix *)




Where to find the new packages:



HINT: Getting slow download speeds from

Give a try. This is another primary FTP site

for Slackware that can be considerably faster than downloading

directly from


Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab

( for donating additional FTP and rsync hosting

to the Slackware project! 🙂


Also see the “Get Slack” section on for

additional mirror sites near you.


Updated package for Slackware 9.1:


Updated package for Slackware 10.0:


Updated package for Slackware 10.1:


Updated package for Slackware 10.2:


Updated package for Slackware 11.0:


Updated package for Slackware 12.0:


Updated package for Slackware 12.1:


Updated package for Slackware 12.2:


Updated package for Slackware 13.0:


Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:


Updated package for Slackware -current:


Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:



MD5 signatures:



Slackware 9.1 package:

fd58cae84772ed2c03ca720b0a71ef49 xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack9.1.tgz


Slackware 10.0 package:

37cf2a9f5c02b6585d622374cd9a8756 xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack10.0.tgz


Slackware 10.1 package:

a3e2b22532f7a0190782590ee5310b4b xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack10.1.tgz


Slackware 10.2 package:

78d27cc6c8a33f21d7e5f21d90aa0c43 xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack10.2.tgz


Slackware 11.0 package:

da0134b674360e0509689ad68877a21c xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz


Slackware 12.0 package:

e3a10ebf3f499882a8a364963d6287f9 xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz


Slackware 12.1 package:

83b8a9b89877987c65f9c1bf3a01b321 xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz


Slackware 12.2 package:

ddfd41747e7f76e20a8a39911d0080ac xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz


Slackware 13.0 package:

4e42d51c18a7e354e961857096e09140 xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack13.0.txz


Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:

977dfd83fdb4c1af3d68ffa12c882424 xpdf-3.02pl4-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz


Slackware -current package:

3c756246f0db86bea9f9f127f1461e8f xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1.txz


Slackware x86_64 -current package:

f8f257349bad0cdf7d0bada5654b0190 xpdf-3.02pl4-x86_64-1.txz



Installation instructions:



Upgrade the package as root:

# upgradepkg xpdf-3.02pl4-i486-1_slack13.0.txz





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