Bug 1499905 (CVE-2017-14617) - CVE-2017-14617 poppler: Floating point exception in the ImageStream class
Summary: CVE-2017-14617 poppler: Floating point exception in the ImageStream class
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2017-14617
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1499906 1499907
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-10-09 14:54 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:23 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 03:27:20 UTC


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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-10-09 14:54:05 UTC
In Poppler 0.59.0, a floating point exception occurs in the ImageStream class in Stream.cc, which may lead to a denial of service attack when handling malicious PDF files.

Upstream issue:

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=102854

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-10-09 14:55:44 UTC
Created mingw-poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1499907]


Created poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1499906]


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