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Vulnerability of PDFResurrect: buffer overflow via get_type

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via get_type() of PDFResurrect, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable software: Debian.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 06/03/2020.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2020-9549, DLA-2134-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-31735.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via get_type() of PDFResurrect, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This weakness bulletin impacts software or systems such as Debian.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness 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 vulnerability announce.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian 8: new pdfresurrect packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: pdfresurrect 0.12-5+deb8u1
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