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Vulnerability of PoDoFo: information disclosure via PdfEncoding-ParseToUnicode

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via PdfEncoding::ParseToUnicode() of PoDoFo, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted software: Fedora.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 27/12/2018.
Références of this announce: CVE-2018-14320, FEDORA-2018-6b9320d9c9, VIGILANCE-VUL-28096.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via PdfEncoding::ParseToUnicode() of PoDoFo, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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This threat bulletin impacts software or systems such as Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer threat bulletin 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 threat.

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora 29: new mingw-podofo packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 29: mingw-podofo 0.9.6-5.fc29

Fedora 29: new podofo packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 29: podofo 0.9.6-3.fc29
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