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CVE-2004-0597 Detail

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in libpng 1.2.5 and earlier, as used in multiple products, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via malformed PNG images in which (1) the png_handle_tRNS function does not properly validate the length of transparency chunk (tRNS) data, or the (2) png_handle_sBIT or (3) png_handle_hIST functions do not perform sufficient bounds checking.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/23/2004

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0597
Original release date:
11/23/2004
Last revised:
07/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2005.49/SCOSA-2005.49.txt External Source SCO SCOSA-2005.49
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000856 External Source CONECTIVA CLA-2004:856
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109163866717909&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20040804 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.035] OpenPKG Security Advisory (png)
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109181639602978&w=2 External Source HP SSRT4778
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109761239318458&w=2 External Source SCO SCOSA-2004.16
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109900315219363&w=2 External Source FEDORA FLSA:2089
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110796779903455&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20050209 MSN Messenger PNG Image Buffer Overflow Download Shellcoded Exploit
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11284 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11284
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2274 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2274
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2378 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2378
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4492 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4492
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:594 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:594
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7709 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7709
http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2004-001.txt Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source MISC http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2004-001.txt
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-200663-1 External Source SUNALERT 200663
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21-114816-02-1 External Source CONFIRM http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=urn:cds:docid:1-21-114816-02-1
http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/detail.jsp?ftpID=2679 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/detail.jsp?ftpID=2679
http://www.coresecurity.com/common/showdoc.php?idx=421&idxseccion=10 External Source MISC http://www.coresecurity.com/common/showdoc.php?idx=421&idxseccion=10
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-536 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-536
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200408-03.xml Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source GENTOO GLSA-200408-03
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200408-22.xml Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source GENTOO GLSA-200408-22
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/388984 Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#388984
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/817368 Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#817368
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:079 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2004:079
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:212 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:212
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:213 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:213
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms05-009.mspx Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS05-009
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2004_23_libpng.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2004:023
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-402.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:402
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-421.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:421
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-429.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:429
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10857 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 10857
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15495 External Source BID 15495
http://www.trustix.net/errata/2004/0040/ Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source TRUSTIX 2004-0040
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA04-217A.html Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT TA04-217A
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA05-039A.html Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT TA05-039A
https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=1943 External Source FEDORA FLSA:1943
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16894 External Source XF libpng-pnghandle-bo(16894)

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11284
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11284
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2274
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2274
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2378
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2378
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4492
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4492
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:594
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:594
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7709
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7709

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