Amazon Linux AMI : poppler (ALAS-2018-1110)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119469
SynopsisThe remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThere is a NULL pointer dereference in the AnnotPath::getCoordsLength
function in Annot.h. A crafted input will lead to a remote denial of
The FoFiType1C::cvtGlyph function in fofi/FoFiType1C.cc in Poppler
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite
recursion) via a crafted PDF file, as demonstrated by
Poppler contains an out of bounds read vulnerability due to an
incorrect memory access that is not mapped in its memory space, as
demonstrated by pdfunite. This can result in memory corruption and
denial of service. This may be exploitable when a victim opens a
specially crafted PDF file.(CVE-2018-13988)
SolutionRun 'yum update poppler' to update your system.