Bug 488339 - (CVE-2009-0756) CVE-2009-0756 poppler/evince: DoS via crafted PDF file
CVE-2009-0756 poppler/evince: DoS via crafted PDF file
Product: Security Response
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Blocks: CVE-2009-0166
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Reported: 2009-03-03 14:07 EST by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2009-07-15 06:44 EDT (History)
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Description Vincent Danen 2009-03-03 14:07:40 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2009-0756 to
the following vulnerability:

Name: CVE-2009-0756
URL: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0756
Assigned: 20090303
Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20090213 CVE Request: Poppler -Two Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
Reference: URL: http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/02/13/1
Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20090219 Re: CVE Request: Poppler -Two Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
Reference: URL: http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/02/19/2
Reference: MLIST:[poppler] 20090123 poppler/JBIG2Stream.cc
Reference: URL: http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/poppler/2009-January/004403.html
Reference: CONFIRM: http://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=19702
Reference: SECUNIA:33853
Reference: URL: http://secunia.com/advisories/33853

The JBIG2Stream::readSymbolDictSeg function in Poppler before 0.10.4
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a PDF
file that triggers a parsing error, which is not properly handled by
JBIG2SymbolDict::~JBIG2SymbolDict and triggers an invalid memory
Comment 1 Tomas Hoger 2009-07-15 06:44:48 EDT
This is basically a duplicate of CVE-2009-0166.  Original upstream fix:


was turned into even more strict one in the last set of security fixes for JBIG2 decoded used by poppler/xpdf:


Updates addressing this issue:

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