poppler -- uninitialized pointer

2008-07-07T00:00:00
ID BC20510F-4DD4-11DD-93E7-0211D880E350
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2008-07-07T00:00:00

Description

Felipe Andres Manzano reports:

The libpoppler pdf rendering library, can free uninitialized pointers, leading to arbitrary code execution. This vulnerability results from memory management bugs in the Page class constructor/destructor.