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CVE-2009-3609

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2009-10-14
CWE:
CWE-190
Bugzilla:
526893: CVE-2009-3609 xpdf/poppler: ImageStream::ImageStream integer overflow

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in the ImageStream::ImageStream function in Stream.cc in Xpdf before 3.02pl4 and Poppler before 0.12.1, as used in GPdf, kdegraphics KPDF, and CUPS pdftops, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted PDF document that triggers a NULL pointer dereference or buffer over-read.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3609 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 2.1
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
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 4 (gpdf) RHSA-2009:1503 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (tetex) RHSA-2010:0400 2010-05-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:1512 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (tetex) RHSA-2010:0401 2010-05-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:1501 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (cups) RHSA-2010:0755 2010-10-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (tetex) RHSA-2010:0399 2010-05-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:1502 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (poppler) RHSA-2009:1504 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (xpdf) RHSA-2009:1500 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (cups) RHSA-2009:1513 2009-10-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kdegraphics) RHSA-2009:1502 2009-10-15