This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.
CWE-787 - Out-of-bounds Write
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when processing untrusted input in the "get_type()" function in "pdf.c" file. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted PDF document, trick the victim into opening it using the affected software, trigger out-of-bounds write and execute arbitrary code on the target system.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
PDFResurrect: 0.12 - 0.19
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.