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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2120

Original release date: 05/01/2006
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The TIFFToRGB function in libtiff before 3.8.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted TIFF image with Yr/Yg/Yb values that exceed the YCR/YCG/YCB values, which triggers an out-of-bounds read.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1078
External Source: BID
Name: 17809
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20330
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20667
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19936
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19949
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=189974
Type: Patch Information
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2006-0024
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-119.htm
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20023
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:082
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0425
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-277-1
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060501-01-U
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1065
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9572
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20210
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19964

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9572
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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