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CVE-2009-0791 Detail

Current Description

Multiple integer overflows in Xpdf 2.x and 3.x and Poppler 0.x, as used in the pdftops filter in CUPS 1.1.17, 1.1.22, and 1.3.7, GPdf, and kdegraphics KPDF, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, possibly related to (1) Decrypt.cxx, (2) FoFiTrueType.cxx, (3) gmem.c, (4) JBIG2Stream.cxx, and (5) PSOutputDev.cxx in pdftops/. NOTE: the JBIG2Stream.cxx vector may overlap CVE-2009-1179.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-07/msg00002.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022326
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:334
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1083.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35195
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1488 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2928
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=491840 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50941
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10534
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1500.html
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1501.html
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1502.html
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1503.html
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1512.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0791
NVD Published Date:
06/09/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017