Twenty Year Anniversary

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3647-1

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3647-1
Posted May 15, 2018
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 3647-1 - It was discovered that poppler incorrectly handled certain PDF files. An attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service. It was discovered that poppler incorrectly handled certain PDF files. An attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service. This issue only affected Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.

tags | advisory, denial of service
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2017-18267, CVE-2018-10768
MD5 | a1e8619a316492ba33d741cd9ed770a7

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3647-1

Change Mirror Download
==========================================================================
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3647-1
May 15, 2018

poppler vulnerabilities
==========================================================================

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 17.10
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Summary:

poppler could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted PDF.

Software Description:
- poppler: PDF rendering library

Details:

It was discovered that poppler incorrectly handled certain PDF files.
An attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service.
(CVE-2017-18267)

It was discovered that poppler incorrectly handled certain PDF files.
An attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service. This
issue only affected Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. (CVE-2018-10768)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
libpoppler73 0.62.0-2ubuntu2.1
poppler-utils 0.62.0-2ubuntu2.1

Ubuntu 17.10:
libpoppler68 0.57.0-2ubuntu4.3
poppler-utils 0.57.0-2ubuntu4.3

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
libpoppler58 0.41.0-0ubuntu1.7
poppler-utils 0.41.0-0ubuntu1.7

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
libpoppler44 0.24.5-2ubuntu4.11
poppler-utils 0.24.5-2ubuntu4.11

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
changes.

References:
https://usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3647-1
CVE-2017-18267, CVE-2018-10768

Package Information:
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.62.0-2ubuntu2.1
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.57.0-2ubuntu4.3
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.41.0-0ubuntu1.7
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/poppler/0.24.5-2ubuntu4.11

Comments

RSS Feed Subscribe to this comment feed

No comments yet, be the first!

Login or Register to post a comment

Want To Donate?


Bitcoin: 18PFeCVLwpmaBuQqd5xAYZ8bZdvbyEWMmU

File Archive:

May 2018

  • Su
  • Mo
  • Tu
  • We
  • Th
  • Fr
  • Sa
  • 1
    May 1st
    15 Files
  • 2
    May 2nd
    17 Files
  • 3
    May 3rd
    30 Files
  • 4
    May 4th
    29 Files
  • 5
    May 5th
    2 Files
  • 6
    May 6th
    3 Files
  • 7
    May 7th
    13 Files
  • 8
    May 8th
    27 Files
  • 9
    May 9th
    17 Files
  • 10
    May 10th
    15 Files
  • 11
    May 11th
    8 Files
  • 12
    May 12th
    2 Files
  • 13
    May 13th
    8 Files
  • 14
    May 14th
    7 Files
  • 15
    May 15th
    43 Files
  • 16
    May 16th
    19 Files
  • 17
    May 17th
    16 Files
  • 18
    May 18th
    15 Files
  • 19
    May 19th
    3 Files
  • 20
    May 20th
    6 Files
  • 21
    May 21st
    1 Files
  • 22
    May 22nd
    0 Files
  • 23
    May 23rd
    0 Files
  • 24
    May 24th
    0 Files
  • 25
    May 25th
    0 Files
  • 26
    May 26th
    0 Files
  • 27
    May 27th
    0 Files
  • 28
    May 28th
    0 Files
  • 29
    May 29th
    0 Files
  • 30
    May 30th
    0 Files
  • 31
    May 31st
    0 Files

Top Authors In Last 30 Days

File Tags

Systems

packet storm

© 2018 Packet Storm. All rights reserved.

Services
Security Services
Hosting By
Rokasec
close