|Package(s):||poppler||CVE #(s):||CVE-2013-4473 CVE-2013-4474|
|Created:||November 11, 2013||Updated:||January 22, 2014|
|Description:||From the Red Hat bugzilla [1, 2]:
Poppler is found to be affected by a stack based buffer overflow vulnerability in the pdfseparate utility. Successfully exploiting this issue could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the affected application. Failed exploits may result in denial-of-service conditions.
The issue is said to be fixed in poppler 0.24.2. (CVE-2013-4473)
Poppler was found to have a user controlled format string vulnerability because it fails to sanitize user-supplied input. An attacker may exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the vulnerable application. Failed exploit attempts will likely result in a denial-of-service condition.
The issue is said to be fixed in Poppler 0.24.3. (CVE-2013-4474)
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