Upstream information

CVE-2018-8036 at MITRE

Description

In Apache PDFBox 1.8.0 to 1.8.14 and 2.0.0RC1 to 2.0.10, a carefully crafted (or fuzzed) file can trigger an infinite loop which leads to an out of memory exception in Apache PDFBox's AFMParser.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate 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 5.9
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local Network
Access Complexity Low High
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1099721 [REOPENED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
  • apache-pdfbox >= 1.8.12-5.3.13
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-2018-1842
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • apache-pdfbox >= 1.8.12-3.5.4
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2391
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • apache-pdfbox >= 1.8.12-lp150.4.3.1
  • apache-pdfbox-javadoc >= 1.8.12-lp150.4.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-975
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • apache-pdfbox >= 1.8.12-4.3.1
  • apache-pdfbox-javadoc >= 1.8.12-4.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-1245


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA apache-pdfbox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 apache-pdfbox Released