CVE-2005-3625

NameCVE-2005-3625
DescriptionXpdf, as used in products such as gpdf, kpdf, pdftohtml, poppler, teTeX, CUPS, libextractor, and others, allows attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via streams that end prematurely, as demonstrated using the (1) CCITTFaxDecode and (2) DCTDecode streams, aka "Infinite CPU spins."
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, DTSA-28-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs342286, 342294, 346076

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)1.1.22-7high
cupsyssource(unstable)1.1.22-7high
cupsyssourcesarge(not affected)DSA-950-1
cupsyssourcewoody1.1.14-5woody14highDSA-950-1
gpdfsource(unstable)2.10.0-2high342286
gpdfsourceetch2.10.0-1+etch1highDTSA-28-1
gpdfsourcesarge2.8.2-1.2sarge2highDSA-940-1
kdegraphicssource(unstable)4:3.5.0-3high
kdegraphicssourcesarge4:3.3.2-2sarge3highDSA-932-1
kofficesource(unstable)1:1.4.2-6high342294
kofficesourcesarge1:1.3.5-4.sarge.2highDSA-938-1
libextractorsource(unstable)0.5.9-1high
libextractorsourcesarge0.4.2-2sarge2highDSA-936-1
pdfkit.frameworksource(unstable)0.8-4high
pdfkit.frameworksourcesarge0.8-2sarge1highDSA-961-1
pdftohtmlsource(unstable)0.36-12high
pdftohtmlsourcesarge0.36-11sarge1highDSA-962-1
popplersource(unstable)0.4.4-1high346076
tetex-binsource(unstable)3.0-12high
tetex-binsourcesarge2.0.2-30sarge4highDSA-937-1
tetex-binsourcewoody1.0.7+20011202-7.7highDSA-937-1
xpdfsource(unstable)3.01-4high
xpdfsourcesarge3.00-13.4highDSA-931-1
xpdfsourcewoody1.00-3.8highDSA-931-1

Notes

cupsys switched to an external PDF implementation in 1.1.22-7.
tetex-bin switched to poppler in 3.0-12.

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