CVE-2018-20551

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2018-12-26
CWE:
CWE-617
Bugzilla:
1665259: CVE-2018-20551 poppler: reachable Object::getString assertion in AnnotRichMedia class in Annot.c

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

A reachable Object::getString assertion in Poppler 0.72.0 allows attackers to cause a denial of service due to construction of invalid rich media annotation assets in the AnnotRichMedia class in Annot.c.

Find out more about CVE-2018-20551 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

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

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (poppler) RHSA-2019:2713 2019-09-12

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 poppler Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 poppler Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 poppler Not affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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