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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2015-8868: compat-poppler022 security update

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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2015-8868: compat-poppler022 security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/06/2016
Created
04/30/2021
Added
04/30/2021
Modified
04/30/2021

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ExponentialFunction::ExponentialFunction function in Poppler before 0.40.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via an invalid blend mode in the ExtGState dictionary in a crafted PDF document.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp3-upgrade-compat-poppler022
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp3-upgrade-compat-poppler022-glib
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp3-upgrade-compat-poppler022-qt

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