Bug 2087190 (CVE-2022-27337) - CVE-2022-27337 poppler: A logic error in the Hints::Hints function can cause denial of service
Summary: CVE-2022-27337 poppler: A logic error in the Hints::Hints function can cause ...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2022-27337
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 2090965 2090966 Red Hat2090969 Red Hat2090970
Blocks: Embargoed2087191
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Reported: 2022-05-17 14:27 UTC by Patrick Del Bello
Modified: 2022-12-06 08:34 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: poppler 22.04.0
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A logic error was found in Popplers' Hints::Hints function in the Hints.cc file. This flaw allows an attacker to trick a user into opening a crafted PDf file into the pdftops utility, which causes the program to hang for a long time, leading to a denial of service.
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Last Closed: 2022-12-06 08:34:54 UTC


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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2022:7594 0 None None None 2022-11-08 09:47:07 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2022:8151 0 None None None 2022-11-15 10:29:19 UTC

Description Patrick Del Bello 2022-05-17 14:27:18 UTC
A logic error in the Hints::Hints function of Poppler v22.03.0 allows attackers to cause a Denial of Service (DoS) via a crafted PDF file.

Comment 1 TEJ RATHI 2022-05-27 06:23:43 UTC
Created mingw-poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2090966]


Created poppler tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2090965]

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2022-11-08 09:47:06 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2022:7594 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:7594

Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2022-11-15 10:29:17 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9

Via RHSA-2022:8151 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:8151

Comment 8 Product Security DevOps Team 2022-12-06 08:34:52 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2022-27337


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