CVE-2017-1000456

NameCVE-2017-1000456
Descriptionfreedesktop.org libpoppler 0.60.1 fails to validate boundaries in TextPool::addWord, leading to overflow in subsequent calculations.
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)
ReferencesDLA-1228-1, DSA-4097-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

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, sid0.63.0-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
popplersource(unstable)0.61.1-2medium
popplersourcejessie0.26.5-2+deb8u3mediumDSA-4097-1
popplersourcestretch0.48.0-2+deb9u2mediumDSA-4097-1
popplersourcewheezy0.18.4-6+deb7u5mediumDLA-1228-1

Notes

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=103116
Fixed by: https://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?id=7ee9dadef37b20bca707a6b1e858e17d191e368b

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