Upstream information

CVE-2018-18651 at MITRE

Description

An issue was discovered in Xpdf 4.00. catalog->getNumPages() in AcroForm.cc allows attackers to launch a denial of service (hang caused by large loop) via a specific pdf file, as demonstrated by pdftohtml. This is mainly caused by a large number after the /Count field in the file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 3.3
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1113983 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

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Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SLES for SAP Applications poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Bootstrap Kit 12 poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 poppler Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 poppler Not affected