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526877: CVE-2009-3606 xpdf/poppler: PSOutputDev::doImageL1Sep integer overflow

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in the PSOutputDev::doImageL1Sep function in Xpdf before 3.02pl4, and Poppler 0.x, as used in kdegraphics KPDF, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF document that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3606 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 3.7
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
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 Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:1502 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:1501 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (gpdf) RHSA-2009:0458 2009-04-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:1500 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (poppler) RHSA-2009:0480 2009-05-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:1502 2009-10-15

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