CVE-2016-2175

Priority
Description
Apache PDFBox before 1.8.12 and 2.x before 2.0.1 does not properly
initialize the XML parsers, which allows context-dependent attackers to
conduct XML External Entity (XXE) attacks via a crafted PDF.
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (1.8.12)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needs-triage)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (1:1.8.12-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):not-affected (1:1.8.12-1)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):not-affected (1:1.8.12-1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1739564
More Information

Updated: 2020-10-24 06:28:53 UTC (commit 69e225d81a6ee3e2e014950178db797c5d4e5009)