[USN-4091-1] poppler vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Mon Aug 12 12:57:17 UTC 2019
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4091-1
August 12, 2019
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 19.04
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
poppler could be made to crash if it received specially crafted PDF.
- poppler: PDF rendering library
It was discovered that poppler incorrectly handled certain PDF files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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