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CVE-2005-0664 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the EXIF library (libexif) 0.6.9 does not properly validate the structure of the EXIF tags, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a JPEG image with a crafted EXIF tag.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/02/2005
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013398 Patch
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102041-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-709 Patch
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-17.xml Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:064
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-300.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/0240
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/2565
https://bugzilla.ubuntu.com/show_bug.cgi?id=7152 Patch
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10832
https://usn.ubuntu.com/91-1/

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10832
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10832

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libexif:libexif:0.6.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0664
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/03/2018