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; 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, DTSA-28-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs342286, 342294, 346076
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)1.1.22-7high
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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