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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-4035

The FoFiType1::parse function in fofi/FoFiType1.cc in Xpdf 3.0.0, gpdf 2.8.2, kpdf in kdegraphics 3.3.1, and possibly other libraries and versions, does not check the return value of the getNextLine function, which allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PDF file with a crafted Type 1 font that can produce a negative value, leading to a signed-to-unsigned integer conversion error and a buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2009-12-21 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 94

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important
6.8
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-11-19 2009-12-16
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-4035 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20094035 unix
RHSA-2009:1680: xpdf security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091680 unix
RHSA-2009:1681: gpdf security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091681 unix
RHSA-2009:1682: kdegraphics security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091682 unix
The FoFiType1::parse function in fofi/FoFiType1.cc in Xpdf 3.0.0, gpdf 2.8.2, kpdf in kdegraphics 3.3.1, and possibly ot... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10996 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-2009-4035

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Gpdf 2.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application KDE Kdegraphics 3.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application KDE Kpdf 3.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Xpdf Xpdf 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Gpdf 1
KDE Kdegraphics 1
KDE Kpdf 1
Xpdf Xpdf 1

- References For CVE-2009-4035

http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/diff/fofi/FoFiType1.cc?id=4b4fc5c0 CONFIRM
http://cgit.freedesktop.org/poppler/poppler/tree/fofi/FoFiType1.cc?id=4b4fc5c017bf147c9069bbce32fc14467bd2a81a
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-02/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:003
http://secunia.com/advisories/37641
SECUNIA 37641
http://secunia.com/advisories/37781
SECUNIA 37781
http://secunia.com/advisories/37787
SECUNIA 37787
http://secunia.com/advisories/37793
SECUNIA 37793
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1680.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1680
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1681.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1681
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3555
VUPEN ADV-2009-3555
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023356
SECTRACK 1023356
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37350
BID 37350 Xpdf 'FoFiType1::parse' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2014-02-18
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1682.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1682
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=541614 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/54831
XF xpdf-fofitype1parse-bo(54831)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-4035

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


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