Bug 1753850 (CVE-2018-21009) - CVE-2018-21009 poppler: integer overflow in Parser::makeStream in Parser.cc
Summary: CVE-2018-21009 poppler: integer overflow in Parser::makeStream in Parser.cc
Alias: CVE-2018-21009
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1753851 1753852 1757282 1757283
Blocks: 1753853
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-09-20 05:03 UTC by Dhananjay Arunesh
Modified: 2020-12-17 10:13 UTC (History)
11 users (show)

Fixed In Version: poppler 0.76.0
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Last Closed: 2020-03-31 22:35:27 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:1074 0 None None None 2020-03-31 19:21:22 UTC

Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-09-20 05:03:52 UTC
A vulnerability was found in Poppler before 0.76.0 has an integer overflow in Parser::makeStream in Parser.cc.


Comment 1 Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-09-20 05:04:11 UTC
Created mingw-poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1753852]

Created poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1753851]

Comment 2 Marek Kašík 2019-09-24 11:15:00 UTC
This has been already fixed in poppler 0.66.0.

Comment 3 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2019-10-01 04:22:56 UTC
Classic integer overflow causing heap buffer overflow when using crafted pdf files. Exploitation may be difficult, but not impossible, due to the small overflow size.

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2020-03-31 19:21:20 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2020:1074 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:1074

Comment 7 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-03-31 22:35:27 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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