CVE-2022-38171

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Last Modified on: 10/27/2022 08:27:00 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Poppler from Freedesktop contain the following vulnerability:

Xpdf prior to version 4.04 contains an integer overflow in the JBIG2 decoder (JBIG2Stream::readTextRegionSeg() in JBIG2Stream.cc). Processing a specially crafted PDF file or JBIG2 image could lead to a crash or the execution of arbitrary code. This is similar to the vulnerability described by CVE-2021-30860 (Apple CoreGraphics).

  • CVE-2022-38171 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Xpdf Security Fixes www.xpdfreader.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM www.xpdfreader.com/security-fixes.html
dl.xpdfreader.com
application/gzip
URL Logo CONFIRM dl.xpdfreader.com/xpdf-4.04.tar.gz
cve-website www.cve.org
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URL Logo MISC www.cve.org/CVERecord?id=CVE-2021-30860
Project Zero: A deep dive into an NSO zero-click iMessage exploit: Remote Code Execution googleprojectzero.blogspot.com
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URL Logo MISC googleprojectzero.blogspot.com/2021/12/a-deep-dive-into-nso-zero-click.html
oss-security - JBIG2 integer overflow fixed in Xpdf 4.04, Poppler 22.09.0 www.openwall.com
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URL Logo MLIST [oss-security] 20220902 JBIG2 integer overflow fixed in Xpdf 4.04, Poppler 22.09.0
CVE-2022-38171 notes · GitHub gist.github.com
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URL Logo MISC gist.github.com/zmanion/b2ed0d1a0cec163ecd07d5e3d9740dc6
404 Not Found dl.xpdfreader.com
text/html
Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo CONFIRM dl.xpdfreader.com/old/xpdf-4.04.tar.gz
Vulnerabilities/CVE-2022-38171.md at main · zmanion/Vulnerabilities · GitHub github.com
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URL Logo MISC github.com/zmanion/Vulnerabilities/blob/main/CVE-2022-38171.md
GitHub - jeffssh/CVE-2021-30860: Collection of materials relating to FORCEDENTRY, will eventually delete this repo and migrate the materials to my main exploit repo once finished github.com
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URL Logo MISC github.com/jeffssh/CVE-2021-30860

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationFreedesktopPopplerAllAllAllAll
ApplicationXpdfreaderXpdf4.04AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:poppler:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:xpdfreader:xpdf:4.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

Social Mentions

Source Title Posted (UTC)
Twitter Icon @CVEreport CVE-2022-38171 : Xpdf prior to version 4.04 contains an integer overflow in the JBIG2 decoder JBIG2Stream::readSym… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2022-08-22 19:05:51
Twitter Icon @OpenBSD_ports [email protected] changed textproc/xpdf: Security fix for CVE-2022-38171. See: gist.github.com/zmanion/b2ed0d… 2022-08-24 08:25:22
Twitter Icon @OpenBSD_ports [email protected] changed print/poppler: Fix for CVE-2022-38171 (similar to the one [email protected] added to xpdf). (No update to a new… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2022-08-27 20:55:22
Reddit Logo Icon /r/netcve CVE-2022-38171 2022-08-22 20:38:22
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