Bug 1466442 - (CVE-2017-9775) CVE-2017-9775 poppler: Stack-buffer overflow in GfxState.cc
CVE-2017-9775 poppler: Stack-buffer overflow in GfxState.cc
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1459067 1459068 1483504 1483505
Blocks: 1479824
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Reported: 2017-06-29 11:34 EDT by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2017-08-31 10:05 EDT (History)
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A stack-based buffer overflow was found in the poppler library. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause applications that use poppler (such as Evince) to crash, or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.
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Last Closed: 2017-08-31 10:05:13 EDT
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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-06-29 11:34:35 EDT
Poppler has a stack-based buffer overflow in GfxState.cc, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted PDF document.

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Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-06-29 11:39:04 EDT
Created mingw-poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1459068]

Created poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1459067]
Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2017-08-30 10:08:55 EDT
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2017:2551 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2551

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