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Vulnerability of Apache PDFBox: infinite loop

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate an infinite loop of Apache PDFBox, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable products: Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 06/09/2018.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2018-8036, FEDORA-2019-6fa01d12b4, FEDORA-2019-9e91afa2be, openSUSE-SU-2018:2645-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:3384-1, RHSA-2018:2669-01, SUSE-SU-2018:2630-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3318-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-27174.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate an infinite loop of Apache PDFBox, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This security announce impacts software or systems such as Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer vulnerability announce.

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora: new pdfbox packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 29: pdfbox 2.0.16-1.fc29
  Fedora 30: pdfbox 2.0.16-1.fc30

openSUSE Leap 15.0: new apache-pdfbox packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: apache-pdfbox 1.8.12-lp150.4.3.1

openSUSE Leap 42.3: new apache-pdfbox packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: apache-pdfbox 1.8.12-4.3.1

Red Hat JBoss Fuse: version 7.1.
The version 7.1 is fixed:
  https://access.redhat.com/jbossnetwork/restricted/listSoftware.html?product=jboss.fuse&downloadType=distributions&version=7.1.0

SUSE LE 12 SP3: new apache-pdfbox packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: apache-pdfbox 1.8.12-3.5.4

SUSE LE 15: new apache-pdfbox packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: apache-pdfbox 1.8.12-5.3.13
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