CVE-2017-9775

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-06-21
CWE:
CWE-121
Bugzilla:
1466442: CVE-2017-9775 poppler: Stack-buffer overflow in GfxState.cc
A stack-based buffer overflow was found in the poppler library. An attacker could create a malicious PDF file that would cause applications that use poppler (such as Evince) to crash, or potentially execute arbitrary code when opened.

Find out more about CVE-2017-9775 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 5.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact Low

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (poppler) RHSA-2017:2551 2017-08-30

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 poppler Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 poppler Not affected

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