Upstream information

CVE-2018-15889 at MITRE


In podofo 0.9.6, the function PoDoFo::PdfParser::ReadObjects() in base/PdfParser.cpp can cause the program to be aborted, because PoDoFo::PdfVecObjects::Reserve() in base/PdfVecObjects.h can be called with a large size value. Remote attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial-of-service via a crafted pdf file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
Base Score 3.3
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1106018 [NEW]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise BSK 12 SP3 podofo Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 podofo Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 podofo Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3 podofo Affected