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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0104

Original release date: 01/08/2007
Last revised: 07/18/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The Adobe PDF specification 1.3, as implemented by (a) xpdf 3.0.1 patch 2, (b) kpdf in KDE before 3.5.5, (c) poppler before 0.5.4, and other products, allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact, possibly including denial of service (infinite loop), arbitrary code execution, or memory corruption, via a PDF file with a (1) crafted catalog dictionary or (2) a crafted Pages attribute that references an invalid page tree node.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/15/2007)
Not Vulnerable. This flaw is the result of an infinite recursion flaw in xpdf, which cannot result in arbitrary code execution.

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23791
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-072A
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24479
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0244
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:019
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0203
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:024
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:018
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017749
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23813
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23876
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-410-2
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23808
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305214
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:022
External Source: BID
Name: 21910
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-964
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0930
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://projects.info-pull.com/moab/MOAB-06-01-2007.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23815
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:021
External Source: XF
Name: multiple-vendor-pdf-code-execution(31364)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23799
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017514
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23839
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24204
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20070115-1.txt
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:003
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0212
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-410-1
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:020
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.novell.com/techcenter/psdb/44d7cb9b669d58e0ce5aa5d7ab2c7c53.html
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070116 [KDE Security Advisory] kpdf/kword/xpdf denial of service vulnerability
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23844
Type: Advisory

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