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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2002-1384

Original release date: 01/02/2003
Last revised: 09/10/2008


Integer overflow in pdftops, as used in Xpdf 2.01 and earlier, xpdf-i, and CUPS before 1.1.18, allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a ColorSpace entry with a large number of elements, as demonstrated by cups-pdf.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 (HIGH) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 6475
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2003:002
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200301-1
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2003:037
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2002:307
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2003:002
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-232
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-222
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2003:001
External Source: XF
Name: pdftops-integer-overflow(10937)
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2002:295
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-226
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.idefense.com/advisory/12.23.02.txt
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2003:216

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