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PostPosted: Fri Dec 26, 2014 8:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201412-43 ] MuPDF Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: MuPDF: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code (GLSA 201412-43)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: December 26, 2014
Bug(s): #358029, #498876
ID: 201412-43

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in MuPDF, possibly
resulting in remote code execution or Denial of Service.


Background

MuPDF is a lightweight PDF viewer and toolkit written in portable C.

Affected Packages

Package: app-text/mupdf
Vulnerable: < 1.3_p20140118
Unaffected: >= 1.3_p20140118
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MuPDF. Please review
the CVE identifier and Secunia Research referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF
using MuPDF, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All MuPDF users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/mupdf-1.3_p20140118"
   


References

CVE-2014-2013
Secunia Research:
MuPDF Two Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities


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