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Vulnerability of Poppler: integer overflow via JPXStream-init

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger an integer overflow via JPXStream::init() of Poppler, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted systems: Debian, Fedora, Solaris, RHEL, Ubuntu.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 13/08/2019.
Références of this alert: bulletinoct2019, CVE-2019-9959, DLA-1963-1, DLA-1963-2, DLA-2440-1, FEDORA-2019-69ec14786b, FEDORA-2019-8729e0edf5, RHSA-2019:2713-01, RHSA-2020:1074-01, USN-4646-1, USN-4646-2, VIGILANCE-VUL-30023.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger an integer overflow via JPXStream::init() of Poppler, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This computer weakness announce impacts software or systems such as Debian, Fedora, Solaris, RHEL, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security alert 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.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian 8: new poppler packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: poppler 0.26.5-2+deb8u12
However, xpdf does not work after.

Debian 9: new poppler packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 9: poppler 0.48.0-2+deb9u4

Fedora: new poppler packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 29: poppler 0.67.0-22.fc29
  Fedora 30: poppler 0.73.0-14.fc30

Oracle Solaris: patch for third party software of October 2019 v1.
A patch is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1448883.1

RHEL 7: new poppler packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 7.0-7.7: evince 3.28.2-9.el7, poppler 0.26.5-42.el7

RHEL 8.0: new poppler packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 8: poppler 0.66.0-11.el8_0.12

Ubuntu: new poppler packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: libpoppler73 0.62.0-2ubuntu2.11, poppler-utils 0.62.0-2ubuntu2.11
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: libpoppler58 0.41.0-0ubuntu1.15, poppler-utils 0.41.0-0ubuntu1.15
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