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CVE-2017-18183 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in QPDF before 7.0.0. There is an infinite loop in the QPDFWriter::enqueueObject() function in libqpdf/QPDFWriter.cc.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/qpdf/qpdf/commit/8249a26d69f72b9cda584c14cc3f12769985e481 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/qpdf/qpdf/issues/143 Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3638-1/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-835 Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:qpdf_project:qpdf:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
7.0.0


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-18183
NVD Published Date:
02/13/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019