Bug#917974: poppler: CVE-2018-20650: reachable abort in FileSpec::FileSpec in FileSpec.cc
carnil at debian.org
Tue Jan 1 21:03:28 GMT 2019
Tags: patch security upstream
The following vulnerability was published for poppler.
| A reachable Object::dictLookup assertion in Poppler 0.72.0 allows
| attackers to cause a denial of service due to the lack of a check for
| the dict data type, as demonstrated by use of the FileSpec class (in
| FileSpec.cc) in pdfdetach.
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