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Ubuntu: USN-5606-2: poppler regression

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Ubuntu: USN-5606-2: poppler regression

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/14/2022
Created
09/16/2022
Added
09/15/2022
Modified
09/15/2022

Description

USN-5606-1 fixed a vulnerability in poppler. Unfortunately it was missing a commit to fix it properly. This update provides the corresponding fix for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 16.04 ESM.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Original advisory details:

It was discovered that poppler incorrectly handled certain PDF. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler-private-dev
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler58
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpoppler73
  • ubuntu-upgrade-poppler-utils

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