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CVE-2005-2975 Detail

Current Description

io-xpm.c in the gdk-pixbuf XPM image rendering library in GTK+ before 2.8.7 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted XPM image with a large number of colors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/18/2005
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional 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
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015216
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-229.pdf
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-911
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-913
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200511-14.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:214
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_65_gtk2.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-810.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-811.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/428052/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15429
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-216-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/2433 Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9697

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9697
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9697

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2975
NVD Published Date:
11/18/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017