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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3608

Integer overflow in the ObjectStream::ObjectStream function in in Xpdf 3.x before 3.02pl4 and Poppler before 0.12.1, as used in GPdf, kdegraphics KPDF, CUPS pdftops, and teTeX, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF document that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2009-10-21 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-09-30 2009-10-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-3608 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010-0400 -- tetex security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27276 unix
DSA-2028 xpdf -- multiple vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6990 unix
DSA-2028-1 xpdf -- multiple oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13382 unix
DSA-2050 kdegraphics -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11826 unix
DSA-2050-1 kdegraphics -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13298 unix
ELSA-2009:1502: kdegraphics security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22929 unix
ELSA-2009:1504: poppler security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22959 unix
ELSA-2009:1513: cups security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22899 unix
ELSA-2010:0400: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23168 unix
Integer overflow in the ObjectStream::ObjectStream function in in Xpdf 3.x before 3.02pl4 and Poppler before 0.1... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9536 unix
RHSA-2009:1501: xpdf security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091501 unix
RHSA-2009:1502 -- kdegraphics security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28897 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-2009:1504 -- poppler security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28916 unix
RHSA-2009:1504: poppler security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091504 unix
RHSA-2009:1512: kdegraphics security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091512 unix
RHSA-2009:1513 -- cups security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29310 unix
RHSA-2009:1513: cups security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091513 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
USN-850-1 -- poppler vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13701 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-2009-3608

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Foolabs Xpdf 3.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Foolabs Xpdf 3.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Foolabs Xpdf 3.02pl1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Foolabs Xpdf 3.02pl3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Foolabs Xpdf 3.02 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Foolabs Xpdf 3.02pl2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Poppler Poppler 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Poppler Poppler 0.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Poppler Poppler 0.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Poppler Poppler 0.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Poppler Poppler 0.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Poppler Poppler 0.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Poppler Poppler 0.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Poppler Poppler 0.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Poppler Poppler 0.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Poppler Poppler 0.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Poppler Poppler 0.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Poppler Poppler 0.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Poppler Poppler 0.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Poppler Poppler 0.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Poppler Poppler 0.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Poppler Poppler 0.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Poppler Poppler 0.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Poppler Poppler 0.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Poppler Poppler 0.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Poppler Poppler 0.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Poppler Poppler 0.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Poppler Poppler 0.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Poppler Poppler 0.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Poppler Poppler 0.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Poppler Poppler 0.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Poppler Poppler 0.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Poppler Poppler 0.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Poppler Poppler 0.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Poppler Poppler 0.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Poppler Poppler 0.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Poppler Poppler 0.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Poppler Poppler 0.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Poppler Poppler 0.8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Poppler Poppler 0.8.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Poppler Poppler 0.8.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Poppler Poppler 0.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Poppler Poppler 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Poppler Poppler 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Poppler Poppler 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Poppler Poppler 0.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Poppler Poppler 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Poppler Poppler 0.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Poppler Poppler 0.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Poppler Poppler 0.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Poppler Poppler 0.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Poppler Poppler 0.10.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Poppler Poppler 0.10.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Poppler Poppler 0.11.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Poppler Poppler 0.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Poppler Poppler 0.11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Poppler Poppler 0.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Poppler Poppler 0.12.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Foolabs Xpdf 6
Poppler Poppler 52

- References For CVE-2009-3608
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1502
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-10845
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1513
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1512
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1504
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1503
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1501
XF xpdf-objectstream-bo(53794) CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2010-0802
VUPEN ADV-2010-1220
VUPEN ADV-2009-2928
VUPEN ADV-2009-2924
VUPEN ADV-2009-2925
VUPEN ADV-2009-2926
MLIST [oss-security] 20091201 Re: Need more information on recent poppler issues
BID 36703 Xpdf Multiple Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2013-10-09
MLIST [oss-security] 20091130 Re: Need more information on recent poppler issues
MLIST [oss-security] 20091130 Need more information on recent poppler issues
SUNALERT 1021706
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:018

- Vulnerability Conditions

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- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3608

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