CVE-2019-9587

Published: 06 March 2019

There is a stack consumption issue in md5Round1() located in Decrypt.cc in Xpdf 4.01. It can be triggered by sending a crafted pdf file to (for example) the pdfimages binary. It allows an attacker to cause Denial of Service (Segmentation fault) or possibly have unspecified other impact. This is related to Catalog::countPageTree.

Priority

Negligible

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

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

Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needs-triage)
libextractor
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needs-triage)
poppler
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Not vulnerable
(0.76.1-0ubuntu3)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Not vulnerable
(0.76.1-0ubuntu3)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(0.76.1-0ubuntu3)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(0.62.0-2ubuntu2.8)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(0.41.0-0ubuntu1.13)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needs-triage)
texlive-bin
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Deferred
(2019-07-23)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Ignored
(reached end-of-life)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Deferred
(2019-07-23)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Deferred
(2019-07-23)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Deferred
(2019-07-23)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needs-triage)
utopia-documents
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Does not exist

Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Does not exist

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Does not exist

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Does not exist

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Does not exist

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

xpdf
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Needs triage

Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Does not exist

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Does not exist

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Needs triage

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Ignored
(end of standard support, was needs-triage)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needs-triage)

Notes

AuthorNote
jdstrand
xpdf in koffice is 2.0
amurray
according to upstream this and CVE-2019-9588 might be one and the same issue
mdeslaur
can't reproduce with poppler, no indication it is affected
as of 2019-07-23, xpdf commit not available.
ebarretto
since 0.5.12-1 libextractor does not use xpdf anymore.

References