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; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, 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, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs342281, 342286, 342287, 342288, 342289, 342292, 342294, 342337
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cups (PTS)squeeze1.4.4-7+squeeze5fixed
squeeze (security)1.4.4-7+squeeze4fixed
squeeze (lts)1.4.4-7+squeeze7fixed
wheezy1.5.3-5+deb7u4fixed
wheezy (security)1.5.3-5+deb7u5fixed
jessie, sid1.7.5-11fixed
kdegraphics (PTS)squeeze4:4.4.5-2fixed
koffice (PTS)squeeze1:2.2.1-4fixed
libextractor (PTS)squeeze1:0.5.23+dfsg-7fixed
wheezy1:0.6.3-5fixed
jessie, sid1:1.3-2fixed
poppler (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze0.12.4-1.2+squeeze3fixed
squeeze (lts)0.12.4-1.2+squeeze4fixed
wheezy0.18.4-6fixed
jessie, sid0.26.5-2fixed
xpdf (PTS)squeeze3.02-12+squeeze1fixed
wheezy3.03-10fixed
jessie, sid3.03-17fixed

The information above 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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