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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-14976: Poppler: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-14976: Poppler: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/01/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/09/2018
Modified
04/09/2018

Description

The FoFiType1C::convertToType0 function in FoFiType1C.cc in Poppler 0.59.0 has a heap-based buffer over-read vulnerability if an out-of-bounds font dictionary index is encountered, which allows an attacker to launch a denial of service attack.

Solution(s)

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

References

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

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