DescriptionA flaw was found in PoDoFo 0.9.7. An uncontrolled recursive call among PdfTokenizer::ReadArray(), PdfTokenizer::GetNextVariant() and PdfTokenizer::ReadDataType() functions can lead to a stack overflow.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs986792

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libpodofo (PTS)bullseye0.9.7+dfsg-2vulnerable
sid, trixie0.9.8+dfsg-3.1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[bookworm] - libpodofo <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[bullseye] - libpodofo <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[buster] - libpodofo <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - libpodofo <postponed> (Minor issue; can be fixed in next update)

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