|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1547-1] libpdfbox-java security update)|
|Summary:||It was discovered that there was a denial-of-service vulnerability in;libpdfbox-java, a PDF library for Java.;;A malicious PDF file could have triggered an extremely long running;computation when parsing the page tree.|
It was discovered that there was a denial-of-service vulnerability in
libpdfbox-java, a PDF library for Java.
A malicious PDF file could have triggered an extremely long running
computation when parsing the page tree.
The Apache PDFBox library is an open source Java tool for working with PDF
documents. This project allows creation of new PDF documents, manipulation
of existing documents and the ability to extract content from documents.
libpdfbox-java on Debian Linux
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this issue has been fixed in libpdfbox-java version
We recommend that you upgrade your libpdfbox-java packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-11797|
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net|
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