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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0791

Multiple integer overflows in Xpdf 2.x and 3.x and Poppler 0.x, as used in the pdftops filter in CUPS 1.1.17, 1.1.22, and 1.3.7, GPdf, and kdegraphics KPDF, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, possibly related to (1) Decrypt.cxx, (2) FoFiTrueType.cxx, (3) gmem.c, (4) JBIG2Stream.cxx, and (5) PSOutputDev.cxx in pdftops/. NOTE: the JBIG2Stream.cxx vector may overlap CVE-2009-1179.
Publish Date : 2009-06-09 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
5.8
AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-03-19 2009-05-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-0791 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20090791 unix
ELSA-2009:0480: poppler security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21897 unix
ELSA-2009:1502: kdegraphics security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22929 unix
ELSA-2010:0400: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23168 unix
Multiple integer overflows in Xpdf 2.x and 3.x and Poppler 0.x, as used in the pdftops filter in CUPS 1.1.17, 1.1.22, an... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10534 unix
RHSA-2009:0480: poppler security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090480 unix
RHSA-2009:1083: cups security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091083 unix
RHSA-2009:1500: xpdf security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091500 unix
RHSA-2009:1501: xpdf security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091501 unix
RHSA-2009:1502: kdegraphics security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091502 unix
RHSA-2009:1503: gpdf security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091503 unix
RHSA-2009:1512: kdegraphics security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091512 unix
RHSA-2010:0399: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100399 unix
RHSA-2010:0400: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100400 unix
RHSA-2010:0400: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22251 unix
RHSA-2010:0401: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100401 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-0791

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Cups 1.1.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Cups 1.1.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apple Cups 1.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Cups 3

- References For CVE-2009-0791

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1488
VUPEN ADV-2009-1488
http://secunia.com/advisories/35340
SECUNIA 35340
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-07/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:012
http://secunia.com/advisories/35685
SECUNIA 35685
http://secunia.com/advisories/37023
SECUNIA 37023
http://secunia.com/advisories/37028
SECUNIA 37028
http://secunia.com/advisories/37037
SECUNIA 37037
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022326
SECTRACK 1022326
http://secunia.com/advisories/37079
SECUNIA 37079
http://secunia.com/advisories/37077
SECUNIA 37077
http://secunia.com/advisories/37043
SECUNIA 37043
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:334
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:334
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1083.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1083
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35195
BID 35195 CUPS PDF File Multiple Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-05-06
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/50941
XF cups-pdftops-filter-bo(50941)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2928
VUPEN ADV-2009-2928
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1503.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1503
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1501.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1501
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1500.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1500
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1502.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1502
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=491840 CONFIRM
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1512.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1512

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0791

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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