CVE-2005-3191

NameCVE-2005-3191
DescriptionMultiple heap-based buffer overflows in the (1) DCTStream::readProgressiveSOF and (2) DCTStream::readBaselineSOF functions in the DCT stream parsing code (Stream.cc) in xpdf 3.01 and earlier, as used in products such as (a) Poppler, (b) teTeX, (c) KDE kpdf, (d) pdftohtml, (e) KOffice KWord, (f) CUPS, and (g) libextractor allow user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (heap corruption) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file with an out-of-range number of components (numComps), which is used as an array index.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-931-1, DSA-932-1, DSA-936-1, DSA-937-1, DSA-938-1, DSA-940-1, DSA-950-1, DSA-961-1, DSA-962-1, DSA-979-1, DSA-982-1, DSA-983-1, DSA-984-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs342281, 342286, 342287, 342288, 342289, 342292, 342294, 342337

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cups (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy1.5.3-5+deb7u6fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.7.5-11+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid2.2.1-2fixed
libextractor (PTS)wheezy1:0.6.3-5fixed
jessie1:1.3-2fixed
stretch, sid1:1.3-4fixed
poppler (PTS)wheezy0.18.4-6fixed
wheezy (security)0.18.4-6+deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie0.26.5-2+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid0.48.0-2fixed
xpdf (PTS)wheezy3.03-10fixed
jessie3.03-17fixed
stretch, sid3.04-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cupssource(unstable)1.1.23-13unimportant
cupsyssource(unstable)1.1.23-13unimportant
cupsyssourcesarge(not affected)DSA-950-1
cupsyssourcewoody1.1.14-5woody14mediumDSA-950-1
gpdfsource(unstable)2.10.0-1medium342286
gpdfsourcesarge2.8.2-1.2sarge4mediumDSA-982-1
kdegraphicssource(unstable)4:3.4.3-4medium342287
kdegraphicssourcesarge4:3.3.2-2sarge3mediumDSA-932-1
kofficesource(unstable)1:1.4.2-5medium342294
kofficesourcesarge1:1.3.5-4.sarge.2mediumDSA-938-1
libextractorsource(unstable)0.5.8-1medium
libextractorsourcesarge0.4.2-2sarge2mediumDSA-936-1
pdfkit.frameworksource(unstable)0.8-4medium
pdfkit.frameworksourcesarge0.8-2sarge3mediumDSA-979-1
pdftohtmlsource(unstable)0.36-12medium342289
pdftohtmlsourcesarge0.36-11sarge2mediumDSA-983-1
popplersource(unstable)0.4.2-1.1medium342288
tetex-binsource(unstable)3.0-11medium342292
tetex-binsourcesarge2.0.2-30sarge4mediumDSA-937-1
tetex-binsourcewoody1.0.7+20011202-7.7mediumDSA-937-1
xpdfsource(unstable)3.01-3medium342281, 342337
xpdfsourcesarge3.00-13.6mediumDSA-984-1
xpdfsourcewoody1.00-3.8mediumDSA-931-1

Notes

Previous kdegraphics fix was incomplete

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