SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : poppler (SUSE-SU-2018:1662-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110512

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for poppler fixes the following issues: These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2017-14517: Prevent NULL pointer dereference in the XRef::parseEntry() function via a crafted PDF document (bsc#1059066).

- CVE-2017-9865: Fixed a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability in GfxState.cc that would have allowed attackers to facilitate a denial-of-service attack via specially crafted PDF documents. (bsc#1045939)

- CVE-2017-14518: Remedy a floating point exception in isImageInterpolationRequired() that could have been exploited using a specially crafted PDF document.
(bsc#1059101)

- CVE-2017-14520: Remedy a floating point exception in Splash::scaleImageYuXd() that could have been exploited using a specially crafted PDF document. (bsc#1059155)

- CVE-2017-14617: Fixed a floating point exception in Stream.cc, which may lead to a potential attack when handling malicious PDF files. (bsc#1060220)

- CVE-2017-14928: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference in AnnotRichMedia::Configuration::Configuration() in Annot.cc, which may lead to a potential attack when handling malicious PDF files. (bsc#1061092)

- CVE-2017-14975: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference vulnerability, that existed because a data structure in FoFiType1C.cc was not initialized, which allowed an attacker to launch a denial of service attack.
(bsc#1061263)

- CVE-2017-14976: Fixed a heap-based buffer over-read vulnerability in FoFiType1C.cc that occurred when an out-of-bounds font dictionary index was encountered, which allowed an attacker to launch a denial of service attack. (bsc#1061264)

- CVE-2017-14977: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference vulnerability in the FoFiTrueType::getCFFBlock() function in FoFiTrueType.cc that occurred due to lack of validation of a table pointer, which allows an attacker to launch a denial of service attack. (bsc#1061265)

- CVE-2017-15565: Prevent NULL pointer dereference in the GfxImageColorMap::getGrayLine() function via a crafted PDF document (bsc#1064593).

- CVE-2017-1000456: Validate boundaries in TextPool::addWord to prevent overflows in subsequent calculations (bsc#1074453).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-1125=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1125=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1125=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1045939

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1059066

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1059101

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1059155

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1060220

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1061092

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1061263

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1061264

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1061265

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1064593

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1074453

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-1000456.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-14517.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-14518.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-14520.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-14617.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-14928.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-14975.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-14976.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-14977.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-15565.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9865.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?84573629

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110512

File Name: suse_SU-2018-1662-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/13

Modified: 2018/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libpoppler-glib8, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libpoppler-glib8-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libpoppler-qt4, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libpoppler-qt4-4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libpoppler60, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libpoppler60-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:poppler-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:poppler-qt-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:poppler-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:poppler-tools-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000456, CVE-2017-14517, CVE-2017-14518, CVE-2017-14520, CVE-2017-14617, CVE-2017-14928, CVE-2017-14975, CVE-2017-14976, CVE-2017-14977, CVE-2017-15565, CVE-2017-9865