Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Ubuntu: USN-3647-1 (CVE-2017-18267): poppler vulnerabilities

Back to Search

Ubuntu: USN-3647-1 (CVE-2017-18267): poppler vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/10/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/23/2018
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

The FoFiType1C::cvtGlyph function in fofi/FoFiType1C.cc in Poppler through 0.64.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion) via a crafted PDF file, as demonstrated by pdftops.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler44
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler58
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler68
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler73
  • 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

;