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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-19059: Security patch for poppler (ALAS-2019-1271)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-19059: Security patch for poppler (ALAS-2019-1271)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/07/2018
Created
08/30/2019
Added
08/28/2019
Modified
08/28/2019

Description

An issue was discovered in Poppler 0.71.0. There is a out-of-bounds read in EmbFile::save2 in FileSpec.cc, will lead to denial of service, as demonstrated by utils/pdfdetach.cc not validating embedded files before save attempts.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-poppler

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-poppler

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