DescriptionIn Poppler 0.59.0, memory corruption occurs in a call to Object::dictLookup() in Object.h after a repeating series of Gfx::display, Gfx::go, Gfx::execOp, Gfx::opFill, Gfx::doPatternFill, Gfx::doTilingPatternFill and Gfx::drawForm calls (aka a infinite loop), a different vulnerability than CVE-2017-14519.
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NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs877222

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
poppler (PTS)stretch0.48.0-2+deb9u2fixed
stretch (security)0.48.0-2+deb9u4fixed
bookworm, sid, bullseye20.09.0-3.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[jessie] - poppler <ignored> (Minor impact, too intrusive to backport)
[wheezy] - poppler <ignored> (unreproducible, requires API change which appears to be too intrusive in this case.)

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