openSUSE Security Update : mupdf (openSUSE-2017-197)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for mupdf to version 1.10a fixes the following issues :

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2016-10132: NULL pointer dereference in regexp
because of a missing check after allocating memory
allowing for DoS (bsc#1019877).

- CVE-2016-10133: Heap buffer overflow write in
js_stackoverflow allowing for DoS or possible code
execution (bsc#1019877).

- CVE-2016-10141: An integer overflow vulnerability
triggered by a regular expression with nested
repetition. A successful exploitation of this issue can
lead to code execution or a denial of service (buffer
overflow) condition (bsc#1019877).

These non-security issues were fixed :

- A bug with mutool and saving PDF files using the 'ascii'
option has been fixed.

- Stop defining OPJ_STATIC

- FictionBook (FB2) e-book support.

- Simple SVG parser (a small subset of SVG only).

- mutool convert: a new document conversion tool and
interface.

- Multi-threaded rendering in mudraw.

- Updated base 14 fonts from URW.

- New CJK font with language specific variants.

- Hyperlink support in EPUB.

- Alpha channel is now optional in pixmaps.

- More aggressive purging of cached objects.

- Partial image decoding for lower memory use when
banding.

- Reduced default set of built-in CMap tables to the
minimum required.

- FZ_ENABLE_PDF, _XPS, _JS, to disable features at compile
time.

- Function level linking.

- Dropped pdf object generation numbers from public
interfaces.

- Simplified PDF page, xobject, and annotation internals.

- Closing and freeing devices and writers are now separate
steps.

- Improved PDF annotation editing interface (still a work
in progress).

- Document writer interface.

- Banded image writer interface.

- Bidirectional layout for Arabic and Hebrew scripts.

- Shaping complex scripts for EPUB text layout.

- Noto fallback fonts for EPUB layout.

- mutool create :

- Create new PDF files from scratch.

- Read an annotated content stream in a text file and
write a PDF file, automatically embedding font and image
resources.

- mutool run :

+ Run JavaScript scripts with MuPDF bindings.

+ The interface is similar to the new Java interface.

- mutool draw :

+ Optional multi-threaded operation (Windows and
pthreads).

+ Optional low memory mode (primarily for testing).

- Set to best anti-alias mode (8) by default.

- Ship mupdf-x11-curl as default mupdf. Drop non-curl
version.

- New URW fonts with greek and cyrillic.

- 64-bit file support.

- Updated FreeType to version 2.6.1.

- Various font substitution bug fixes.

- EPUB improvements: User style sheets, GIF images, Table
of Contents, CJK text, Page margins and many bug fixes.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019877

Solution :

Update the affected mupdf packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97000 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-10132
CVE-2016-10133
CVE-2016-10141

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