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CVE-2024-6239

Published: 21 June 2024

A flaw was found in the Poppler's Pdfinfo utility. This issue occurs when using -dests parameter with pdfinfo utility. By using certain malformed input files, an attacker could cause the utility to crash, leading to a denial of service.

Priority

Medium

Cvss 3 Severity Score

7.5

Score breakdown

Status

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

focal Needs triage

jammy Needs triage

mantic Ignored
(end of life, was needs-triage)
noble Needs triage

upstream Needs triage

xenial Needs triage

Patches:
upstream: https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/-/merge_requests/1563/diffs?commit_id=0554731052d1a97745cb179ab0d45620589dd9c4

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 7.5
Attack vector Network
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity impact None
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H