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veracodeVeracode Vulnerability DatabaseVERACODE:30588
HistoryMay 21, 2021 - 1:29 p.m.

Denial Of Service (DoS)

2021-05-2113:29:07
Veracode Vulnerability Database
sca.analysiscenter.veracode.com
5

EPSS

0.003

Percentile

70.0%

poppler is vulnerable to denial of service. A remote attacker could exploit this flaw by providing a malicious PDF file that, when processed by the β€˜pdftohtml’ program, would crash the application causing a denial of service. A flaw was found in Poppler in the way certain PDF files were converted into HTML. This flaw allows a remote attacker to provide a malicious PDF file that, when processed by the β€˜pdftohtml’ program, crashes the application, causing a denial of service.