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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-3703: Poppler: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-3703: Poppler: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/05/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The PostScriptFunction::PostScriptFunction function in poppler/Function.cc in the PDF parser in poppler 0.8.7 and possibly other versions up to 0.15.1, and possibly other products, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a PDF file that triggers an uninitialized pointer dereference.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-text-poppler

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