CVE-2020-24996

2020-09-03T23:15:00
ID CVE-2020-24996
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2020-09-11T17:25:00

Description

There is an invalid memory access in the function TextString::~TextString() located in Catalog.cc in Xpdf 4.0.2. It can be triggered by (for example) sending a crafted pdf file to the pdftohtml binary, which allows a remote attacker to cause a Denial of Service (Segmentation fault) or possibly have unspecified other impact.