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CVE-2007-0104 Detail

Current Description

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.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/08/2007      View Analysis Description

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
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(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
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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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source CONFIRM External Source MISC External Source SECTRACK 1017514 External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:018 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:019 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:020 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:021 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:022 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:024 External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:003 External Source BUGTRAQ 20070116 [KDE Security Advisory] kpdf/kword/xpdf denial of service vulnerability Exploit External Source BID 21910 External Source SECTRACK 1017749 External Source UBUNTU USN-410-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-410-2 US Government Resource External Source CERT TA07-072A Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0203 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0212 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0244 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0930 External Source XF multiple-vendor-pdf-code-execution(31364) External Source CONFIRM

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