ESB-2018.2662 - [SUSE] apache-pdfbox: Denial of service - Remote with user interaction 2018-09-07

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                               ESB-2018.2662
                     Security update for apache-pdfbox
                             7 September 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           apache-pdfbox
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-8036  

Reference:         ESB-2018.2409
                   ESB-2018.1910

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2018/suse-su-20182630-1/

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for apache-pdfbox
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:2630-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1099721 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-8036
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
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   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

   This update for apache-pdfbox fixes the following issues:

   Security issue fixed:

   - CVE-2018-8036: Fix infinite loop while parsing files that leads to an
     out of memory issue (bsc#1099721).


Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-2018-1842=1



Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 (noarch):

      apache-pdfbox-1.8.12-5.3.13


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-8036.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1099721

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