CVE-2017-14976

Published: 01 October 2017

The FoFiType1C::convertToType0 function in FoFiType1C.cc in Poppler 0.59.0 has a heap-based buffer over-read vulnerability if an out-of-bounds font dictionary index is encountered, which allows an attacker to launch a denial of service attack.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

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

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (0.57.0-2ubuntu4)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (0.41.0-0ubuntu1.6)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [0.24.5-2ubuntu4.9])
Patches:
Upstream: https://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?id=da63c35549e8852a410946ab016a3f25ac701bdf