Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Ubuntu: USN-3433-1 (CVE-2017-14517): poppler vulnerabilities

Back to Search

Ubuntu: USN-3433-1 (CVE-2017-14517): poppler vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/17/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/02/2017
Modified
05/03/2019

Description

In Poppler 0.59.0, a NULL Pointer Dereference exists in the XRef::parseEntry() function in XRef.cc via a crafted PDF document.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler44
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler58
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler64
  • ubuntu-upgrade-poppler-utils

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;