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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-17858

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ensure_solid_xref function in pdf/pdf-xref.c in Artifex MuPDF 1.12.0 allows a remote attacker to potentially execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file, because xref subsection object numbers are unrestricted.
Publish Date : 2018-01-22 Last Update Date : 2018-11-27
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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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-17858

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Artifex Mupdf 1.12.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Artifex Mupdf 1

- References For CVE-2017-17858

https://github.com/mzet-/Security-Advisories/blob/master/mzet-adv-2017-01.md
http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=mupdf.git;a=commit;h=55c3f68d638ac1263a386e0aaa004bb6e8bde731
https://bugs.ghostscript.com/show_bug.cgi?id=698819
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-15
GENTOO GLSA-201811-15

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-17858

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


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