CVE-2015-8981

NameCVE-2015-8981
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the PdfParser::ReadXRefSubsection function in base/PdfParser.cpp in PoDoFo allows attackers to have unspecified impact via vectors related to m_offsets.size.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-929-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs854599

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libpodofo (PTS)wheezy0.9.0-1.1vulnerable
wheezy (security)0.9.0-1.1+deb7u2fixed
jessie0.9.0-1.2vulnerable
stretch0.9.4-6fixed
buster, sid0.9.5-6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libpodofosource(unstable)0.9.4-1high854599
libpodofosourcewheezy0.9.0-1.1+deb7u1highDLA-929-1

Notes

[jessie] - libpodofo <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://sourceforge.net/p/podofo/mailman/message/34205419/
https://sourceforge.net/p/podofo/code/1672

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