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1494582: CVE-2017-14520 poppler: Floating point exception in Splash::scaleImageYuXd() function in

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

In Poppler 0.59.0, a floating point exception occurs in Splash::scaleImageYuXd() in, which may lead to a potential attack when handling malicious PDF files.

Find out more about CVE-2017-14520 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 3.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 poppler Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 poppler Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 poppler Not affected

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