CVE Database

CVE-2009-1188

Impact: Important
Public: 2009-04-16
Bugzilla: 495907: CVE-2009-1188 xpdf/poppler: SplashBitmap integer overflow

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in the JBIG2 decoding feature in the SplashBitmap::SplashBitmap function in SplashBitmap.cc in Xpdf 3.x before 3.02pl4 and Poppler before 0.10.6, as used in GPdf and kdegraphics KPDF, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted PDF document.

Find out more about CVE-2009-1188 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
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-2009:1502 October 15, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:1502 October 15, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (gpdf) RHSA-2009:1503 October 15, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:1512 October 15, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:1501 October 15, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (poppler) RHSA-2009:0480 May 13, 2009

External References

Acknowledgements

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

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