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CVE-2004-0687 Detail

Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in (1) xpmParseColors in parse.c, (2) ParseAndPutPixels in create.c, and (3) ParsePixels in parse.c for libXpm before 6.8.1 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed XPM image file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/20/2004

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0687
Original release date:
10/20/2004
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000924 External Source CONECTIVA CLA-2005:924
http://ftp.x.org/pub/X11R6.8.0/patches/README.xorg-CAN-2004-0687-0688.patch External Source CONFIRM http://ftp.x.org/pub/X11R6.8.0/patches/README.xorg-CAN-2004-0687-0688.patch
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2005/May/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2005-05-03
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109530851323415&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20040915 CESA-2004-004: libXpm
http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2004-003.txt External Source MISC http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2004-003.txt
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-57653-1 External Source SUNALERT 57653
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-560 External Source DEBIAN DSA-560
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200409-34.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200409-34
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200502-07.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200502-07
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/882750 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#882750
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:098 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2004:098
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2004_34_xfree86_libs_xshared.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2004:034
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-legacy-announce/2006-January/msg00001.html External Source FEDORA FLSA-2006:152803
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-537.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:537
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-004.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:004
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/434715/100/0/threaded External Source HP SSRT4848
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11196 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 11196
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-27-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-27-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA05-136A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA05-136A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1914 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-1914
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17414 External Source XF libxpm-multiple-stack-bo(17414)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9187 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9187

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9187
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9187

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