Bug 917108 (CVE-2013-1788) - CVE-2013-1788 poppler: multiple invalid memory access flaws
Summary: CVE-2013-1788 poppler: multiple invalid memory access flaws
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2013-1788
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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Depends On: 917113
Blocks: 917112
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-03-01 18:05 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:01 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-08-22 06:05:48 UTC


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Description Vincent Danen 2013-03-01 18:05:34 UTC
A number of invalid memory access flaws were reported in poppler (fixed in version 0.22.1):

- Fix invalid memory access in 1150.pdf.asan.8.69 [1].
- Fix invalid memory access in 2030.pdf.asan.69.463 [2].
- Fix another invalid memory access in 1091.pdf.asan.72.42 [3].
- Fix invalid memory accesses in 1091.pdf.asan.72.42 [4].
- Fix invalid memory accesses in 1036.pdf.asan.23.17 [5].

[1] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=8b6dc55e530b2f5ede6b9dfb64aafdd1d5836492
[2] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=e14b6e9c13d35c9bd1e0c50906ace8e707816888
[3] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=0388837f01bc467045164f9ddaff787000a8caaa
[4] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=957aa252912cde85d76c41e9710b33425a82b696
[5] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=bbc2d8918fe234b7ef2c480eb148943922cc0959

Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2013-03-01 18:16:44 UTC
Created poppler tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 917113]

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2013-03-14 02:44:36 UTC
poppler-0.20.2-10.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-03-14 02:47:36 UTC
poppler-0.18.4-4.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 4 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2013-04-30 05:09:15 UTC
After analysis of this issue, it was found that all of the commits mentioned in the description of this flaw are manifests of different class of vulnerabilities.

[4] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=957aa252912cde85d76c41e9710b33425a82b696
[5] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=bbc2d8918fe234b7ef2c480eb148943922cc0959

Are null pointer de-references in the slash backend, and therefore need to be moved to CVE-2013-1789.

[3] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=0388837f01bc467045164f9ddaff787000a8caaa

is OOB Read in DCTStream.

[1] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=8b6dc55e530b2f5ede6b9dfb64aafdd1d5836492

is OOB Read in splash backend

[2] http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=e14b6e9c13d35c9bd1e0c50906ace8e707816888

is OOB Write by one byte on the stack

Comment 5 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2013-04-30 05:15:25 UTC
This issue affects the version of poppler as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.

Comment 7 Vincent Danen 2015-02-26 23:04:28 UTC
Statement:

Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having Low security impact. This issue is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification: https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/.


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