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CVE-2005-1544 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in libTIFF before 3.7.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a TIFF file with a malformed BitsPerSample tag.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/14/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-1544
Original release date:
05/14/2005
Last revised:
07/10/2017
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 user account 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 (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of libtiff as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2006.3/SCOSA-2006.3.txt External Source SCO SCOSA-2006.3
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2005.34/SCOSA-2005.34.txt External Source SCO SCOSA-2005.34
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=91584 Patch External Source MISC http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=91584
http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=843 External Source MISC http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=843
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013944 External Source SECTRACK 1013944
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-755 External Source DEBIAN DSA-755
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200505-07.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200505-07
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:042 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:042
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13585 External Source BID 13585
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-130-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-130-1
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/20533 External Source XF libtiff-bitspersample-bo(20533)

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