CVE-2009-0799

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2009-04-16
Bugzilla:
495886: CVE-2009-0799 PDF JBIG2 decoder OOB read

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The JBIG2 decoder in Xpdf 3.02pl2 and earlier, CUPS 1.3.9 and earlier, Poppler before 0.10.6, and other products allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted PDF file that triggers an out-of-bounds read.

Find out more about CVE-2009-0799 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Workstation version 5 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:0431 2009-04-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:0430 2009-04-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:0431 2009-04-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (cups) RHSA-2009:0429 2009-04-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (cups) RHSA-2009:0429 2009-04-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:0430 2009-04-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (tetex) RHSA-2010:0399 2010-05-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:0431 2009-04-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (gpdf) RHSA-2009:0458 2009-04-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (tetex) RHSA-2010:0400 2010-05-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (poppler) RHSA-2009:0480 2009-05-13

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank Will Dormann of the CERT/CC for responsibly reporting this flaw.