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CVE-2009-0799

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

Details

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 and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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
RHEL Desktop Workstation version 5 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:0431 April 16, 2009
RHEL Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:0431 April 16, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:0430 April 16, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (cups) RHSA-2009:0429 April 16, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (gpdf) RHSA-2009:0458 April 30, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:0431 April 16, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (tetex) RHSA-2010:0399 May 06, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:0430 April 16, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (cups) RHSA-2009:0429 April 16, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (poppler) RHSA-2009:0480 May 13, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (tetex) RHSA-2010:0400 May 06, 2010

External References

Acknowledgements

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

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