CVE-2018-9918 (retired)

Priority
Description
libqpdf.a in QPDF through 8.0.2 mishandles certain "expected dictionary key
but found non-name object" cases, allowing remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (stack exhaustion), related to the QPDFObjectHandle and
QPDF_Dictionary classes, because nesting in direct objects is not
restricted.
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: qpdf (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (8.0.2-3~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (8.0.2-3)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/qpdf/qpdf/commit/b4d6cf6836ce025ba1811b7bbec52680c7204223
More Information

Updated: 2019-09-19 16:07:04 UTC (commit d32ebc32606b9517c6fa7d65a15441e2a57a6de5)