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CVE-2017-7698

Published: 10 May 2017

A Use After Free in the pdf2swf part of swftools 0.9.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed PDF document, possibly a consequence of an error in Gfx.cc in Xpdf 3.02.

Priority

Low

Cvss 3 Severity Score

7.8

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
swftools
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
artful Ignored
(end of life)
bionic Not vulnerable
(code not present)
cosmic Not vulnerable
(code not present)
trusty Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected [code not present])
upstream Not vulnerable
(code not present)
xenial Not vulnerable
(code not present)
yakkety Ignored
(end of life)
zesty Ignored
(end of life)
Patches:
upstream: https://github.com/matthiaskramm/swftools/pull/19

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 7.8
Attack vector Local
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact High
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H