[ALSA-2021:1881] Moderate: poppler and evince security, bug fix, and enhancement update
Type:
security
Severity:
moderate
Release date:
2021-05-18
Description:
Poppler is a Portable Document Format (PDF) rendering library, used by applications such as Evince. The evince packages provide a simple multi-page document viewer for Portable Document Format (PDF), PostScript (PS), Encapsulated PostScript (EPS) files, and, with additional back-ends, also the Device Independent File format (DVI) files. The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version: poppler (20.11.0). (BZ#1644423) Security Fix(es): * poppler: pdftohtml: access to uninitialized pointer could lead to DoS (CVE-2020-27778) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • evince-3.28.4-11.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • evince-browser-plugin-3.28.4-11.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • evince-devel-3.28.4-11.el8.i686.rpm
  • evince-devel-3.28.4-11.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • evince-libs-3.28.4-11.el8.i686.rpm
  • evince-libs-3.28.4-11.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • evince-nautilus-3.28.4-11.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-20.11.0-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • poppler-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-cpp-20.11.0-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • poppler-cpp-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-cpp-devel-20.11.0-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • poppler-cpp-devel-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-devel-20.11.0-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • poppler-devel-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-glib-20.11.0-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • poppler-glib-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-glib-devel-20.11.0-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • poppler-glib-devel-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-qt5-20.11.0-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • poppler-qt5-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-qt5-devel-20.11.0-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • poppler-qt5-devel-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • poppler-utils-20.11.0-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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