Upstream information

CVE-2018-18458 at MITRE


The function DCTStream::decodeImage in in Xpdf 4.00 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via a crafted pdf file, as demonstrated by pdftoppm.

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: 1112431 [NEW]

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