Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1752-1 poppler -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
08 Apr 2019
Affected Packages:
poppler
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-9631.
More information:

A security issue was discovered in the poppler PDF rendering shared library.

The Poppler shared library had a heap-based buffer over-read in the CairoRescaleBox.cc downsample_row_box_filter function.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 0.26.5-2+deb8u9.

We recommend that you upgrade your poppler packages.

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