Package "evince"

Name: evince


Document (PostScript, PDF) viewer

Latest version: 3.28.4-0ubuntu1.2
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: security
Repository: main
Homepage: https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Evince


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Version: 3.28.4-0ubuntu1.2 2019-06-19 21:06:26 UTC

  evince (3.28.4-0ubuntu1.2) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * apparmor-profile: apply hardening from Ubuntu 18.10
    - add preamble for expectations of the profile
    - evince{-previewer}: restrict access to DBus system bus (we allow full
      access to session, translation and accessibility buses for compatibility)
      + allow Get* to anything polkit allows
      + allow talking to avahi (for printing)
      + allow talking to colord (for printing)
    - make the thumbnailer more restrictive (LP: #1794848) (Closes: #909849)
      + remove evince abstraction and use only what is needed from it
      + limit access to DBus session bus
      + generally disallow writes
      + allow reads for non-hidden files
  * debian/apparmor-profile.abstraction: apply hardening from Ubuntu 18.10
    - disallow access to the dirs of private files (LP: #1788929)
  * debian/apparmor-profile: allow /bin/env ixr

 -- Jamie Strandboge <email address hidden> Tue, 18 Jun 2019 19:15:55 +0000

Source diff to previous version
1794848 private-files-strict and user-files abstractions should also limit access to directories
909849 evince: apparmor profile hardening - Debian Bug report logs

Version: 3.28.4-0ubuntu1.1 2019-04-29 14:06:28 UTC

  evince (3.28.4-0ubuntu1.1) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Uninitialized memory use
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-11459.patch: handle failure
      from TIFFREADGBAImageOriented, returning NULL instead
      of displaying uninitialized memory in backend/tiff/tiff-document.c.
    - CVE-2019-11459

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa) Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:30:54 -0300

CVE-2019-11459 The tiff_document_render() and tiff_document_get_thumbnail() functions in the TIFF document backend in GNOME Evince through 3.32.0 did not handle err

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