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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      Last Modified:  11/18/2005      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2975
Original release date:
11/18/2005
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.8 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
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://securitytracker.com/id?1015216 External Source SECTRACK 1015216
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-229.pdf External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-229.pdf
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-911 External Source DEBIAN DSA-911
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-913 External Source DEBIAN DSA-913
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200511-14.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200511-14
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:214 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:214
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_65_gtk2.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:065
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-810.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:810
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-811.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:811
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/428052/100/0/threaded External Source FEDORA FLSA:173274
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15429 External Source BID 15429
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-216-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-216-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/2433 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2005-2433
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9697 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9697

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)

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