Vigil@nce - PoDoFo: denial of service via PdfParser-ReadXRefSubsection
March 2019 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop,
Consequences: denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 21/01/2019.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can trigger a fatal error via PdfParser::ReadXRefSubsection() of PoDoFo, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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