CVE-2009-3608

NameCVE-2009-3608
DescriptionInteger overflow in the ObjectStream::ObjectStream function in XRef.cc in Xpdf 3.x before 3.02pl4 and Poppler before 0.12.1, as used in GPdf, kdegraphics KPDF, CUPS pdftops, and teTeX, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF document that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1941-1, DSA-2028-1, DSA-2050-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs551287, 551289, 551290

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
poppler (PTS)jessie (security), jessie0.26.5-2+deb8u4fixed
stretch (security), stretch0.48.0-2+deb9u2fixed
buster, sid0.69.0-2fixed
swftools (PTS)jessie0.9.2+git20130725-2fixed
buster, sid, stretch0.9.2+git20130725-4.1fixed
xpdf (PTS)jessie3.03-17fixed
stretch3.04-4fixed
buster3.04-7fixed
sid3.04-9fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kdegraphicssource(unstable)4:4.0medium551290
kdegraphicssourcelenny4:3.5.9-3+lenny3highDSA-2050-1
popplersource(unstable)0.12.2-1medium551289
popplersourcelenny0.8.7-3highDSA-1941-1
swftoolssource(unstable)0.9.2+ds1-2high
xpdfsource(unstable)3.02-2medium551287
xpdfsourcelenny3.02-1.4+lenny2highDSA-2028-1

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