CVE-2017-7379

NameCVE-2017-7379
DescriptionThe PoDoFo::PdfSimpleEncoding::ConvertToEncoding function in PdfEncoding.cpp in PoDoFo 0.9.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted PDF document.
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 severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs859331

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
buster, stretch0.9.4-6fixed
sid0.9.5-5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libpodofosource(unstable)0.9.4-5medium859331
libpodofosourcewheezy0.9.0-1.1+deb7u1mediumDLA-929-1

Notes

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/04/01/2
upstream fix: https://sourceforge.net/p/podofo/code/1842/

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