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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-1788

Original release date: 04/09/2013
Last revised: 01/27/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

poppler before 0.22.1 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors that trigger an "invalid memory access" in (1) splash/Splash.cc, (2) poppler/Function.cc, and (3) poppler/Stream.cc.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=0388837f01bc467045164f9ddaff787000a8caaa
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MISC
Name: http://j00ru.vexillium.org/?p=1507
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2013-3457
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 52846
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=917108
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=bbc2d8918fe234b7ef2c480eb148943922cc0959
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=8b6dc55e530b2f5ede6b9dfb64aafdd1d5836492
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1785-1
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2013:143
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=e14b6e9c13d35c9bd1e0c50906ace8e707816888
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2013-3473
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20130228 Re: CVE Request: poppler 0.22.1 security fixes
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20130227 Re: CVE Request: poppler 0.22.1 security fixes
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=957aa252912cde85d76c41e9710b33425a82b696
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2719

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