CVE-2018-20551

Published: 28 December 2018

A reachable Object::getString assertion in Poppler 0.72.0 allows attackers to cause a denial of service due to construction of invalid rich media annotation assets in the AnnotRichMedia class in Annot.c.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

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

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (0.62.0-2ubuntu2.7)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (0.41.0-0ubuntu1.12)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected [code not present])
Patches:
Upstream: https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/7f87dc10b6adccd6d1b977a28b064add254aa2da