Bug 1646546 (CVE-2018-18897) - CVE-2018-18897 poppler: memory leak in GfxColorSpace::setDisplayProfile in GfxState.cc
Summary: CVE-2018-18897 poppler: memory leak in GfxColorSpace::setDisplayProfile in Gf...
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2018-18897
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1646552 1648860 1717776 1646549 1646550
Blocks: 1646551
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2018-11-05 16:23 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2019-06-08 23:42 UTC (History)
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Description Laura Pardo 2018-11-05 16:23:00 UTC
An issue was discovered in Poppler 0.71.0. There is a memory leak in GfxColorSpace::setDisplayProfile in GfxState.cc, as demonstrated by pdftocairo. 


References:
https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/issues/654

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-11-05 16:23:45 UTC
Created mingw-poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1646550]


Created poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1646549]

Comment 4 Stefan Cornelius 2018-11-12 10:18:52 UTC
Statement:

This issue affects the versions of poppler as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is now in Maintenance Support 2 Phase of the support and maintenance life cycle. This has been rated as having a security impact of Low, and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.


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