CVE-2018-10289

NameCVE-2018-10289
DescriptionIn MuPDF 1.13.0, there is an infinite loop in the fz_skip_space function of the pdf/pdf-xref.c file. A remote adversary could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service via a crafted pdf file.
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)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs896545

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mupdf (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1.5-1+deb8u4fixed
stretch1.9a+ds1-4+deb9u3vulnerable
stretch (security)1.9a+ds1-4+deb9u4vulnerable
buster, sid1.14.0+ds1-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mupdfsource(unstable)1.13.0+ds1-3unimportant896545
mupdfsourcejessie(not affected)
mupdfsourcewheezy(not affected)

Notes

[jessie] - mupdf <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)
[wheezy] - mupdf <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)
https://bugs.ghostscript.com/show_bug.cgi?id=699271
Introduced in http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=mupdf.git;a=commit;h=1acaaf2b40614401378aa697de47093be9f390fe (1.8)

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