CVE-2017-14519

Published: 17 September 2017

In Poppler 0.59.0, memory corruption occurs in a call to Object::streamGetChar in Object.h after a repeating series of Gfx::display, Gfx::go, Gfx::execOp, Gfx::opShowText, and Gfx::doShowText calls (aka a Gfx.cc infinite loop).

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

Package Release Status
poppler
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (0.41.0-0ubuntu1.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [0.24.5-2ubuntu4.6])
Patches:
Upstream: https://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?id=aaf5327649e8f7371c9d3270e7813c43ddfd47ee