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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-1789

Original release date: 04/09/2013
Last revised: 04/10/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

splash/Splash.cc in poppler before 0.22.1 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via vectors related to the (1) Splash::arbitraryTransformMask, (2) Splash::blitMask, and (3) Splash::scaleMaskYuXu functions.

Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html 'CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference'

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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 disruption of service

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External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20130227 Re: CVE Request: poppler 0.22.1 security fixes
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=917109
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2013-3473
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 52846
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/commit/?h=poppler-0.22&id=a9b8ab4657dec65b8b86c225d12c533ad7e984e2
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2013-3457
External Source: MISC
Name: http://j00ru.vexillium.org/?p=1507
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1785-1
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20130228 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=a205e71a2dbe0c8d4f4905a76a3f79ec522eacec
Type: Patch Information; Exploit

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