Executive Summary



This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Summary
TitleMuPDF: Multiple vulnerabilities
Informations
NameGLSA-201811-15First vendor Publication2018-11-26
VendorGentooLast vendor Modification2018-11-26
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score6.8Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.4Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in MuPDF, the worst of which could allow the remote execution of arbitrary code.

Background

A lightweight PDF, XPS, and E-book viewer.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MuPDF. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker, by enticing a user to process a specially crafted file, could possibly execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, or have other unspecified impacts.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All MuPDF users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/mupdf-1.13.0"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2017-15587 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-15587
[ 2 ] CVE-2017-17858 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-17858
[ 3 ] CVE-2018-1000036 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1000036
[ 4 ] CVE-2018-1000037 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1000037
[ 5 ] CVE-2018-1000038 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1000038
[ 6 ] CVE-2018-1000039 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1000039
[ 7 ] CVE-2018-1000040 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1000040
[ 8 ] CVE-2018-1000051 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1000051
[ 9 ] CVE-2018-5686 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5686
[ 10 ] CVE-2018-6187 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6187
[ 11 ] CVE-2018-6192 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6192
[ 12 ] CVE-2018-6544 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6544

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-15

Original Source

Url : http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201811-15.xml

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
33 %CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer
25 %CWE-399Resource Management Errors
17 %CWE-416Use After Free
17 %CWE-20Improper Input Validation
8 %CWE-190Integer Overflow or Wraparound (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application13

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2018-11-27Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201811-15.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-11-05Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-4334.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-03-28Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-4152.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-02-23Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2018-da6f76b446.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-02-07Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2018-7151603128.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-02-07Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2018-7982ad5f2a.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-01-15Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-a1ad512b22.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-12-11Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-9ae6e39bde.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-12-04Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2017-267f37c544.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-11-08Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-1164.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-10-25Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-4006.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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DateInformations
2018-11-26 21:19:18
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