openSUSE Security Update : libpoppler-devel (libpoppler-devel-1741)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of poppler fixes several security issues :

This update of libpoppler4 fixes various security issues.

CVE-2009-0791: Fix multiple integer overflows in 'pdftops' filter that
could be used by attackers to execute code.

CVE-2009-3607: Integer overflow in the
create_surface_from_thumbnail_data function in glib/poppler-page.cc in
Poppler 0.x allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted
PDF document that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow. NOTE: some of
these details are obtained from third-party information.

CVE-2009-3608: Integer overflow in the ObjectStream::ObjectStream
function in XRef.cc in Xpdf 3.x before 3.02pl4 and Poppler before
0.12.1, as used in GPdf, kdegraphics KPDF, CUPS pdftops, and teTeX,
might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted
PDF document that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

CVE-2009-3938: Buffer overflow in the ABWOutputDev::endWord function
in poppler/ABWOutputDev.cc in Poppler (aka libpoppler) 0.10.6, 0.12.0,
and possibly other versions, as used by the Abiword pdftoabw utility,
allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service and
possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file.

CVE-2009-4035: A indexing error in FoFiType1::parse() was fixed that
could be used by attackers to corrupt memory and potentially execute
code.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=507102
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=537171
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=543090
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=546393
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=556607
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=556876

Solution :

Update the affected libpoppler-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43617 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0791
CVE-2009-3607
CVE-2009-3608
CVE-2009-3938
CVE-2009-4035

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