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CVE-2005-3627 Detail

Current Description

Stream.cc in Xpdf, as used in products such as gpdf, kpdf, pdftohtml, poppler, teTeX, CUPS, libextractor, and others, allows attackers to modify memory and possibly execute arbitrary code via a DCTDecode stream with (1) a large "number of components" value that is not checked by DCTStream::readBaselineSOF or DCTStream::readProgressiveSOF, (2) a large "Huffman table index" value that is not checked by DCTStream::readHuffmanTables, and (3) certain uses of the scanInfo.numComps value by DCTStream::readScanInfo.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2005
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
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.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2006.15/SCOSA-2006.15.txt
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20051201-01-U
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060101-01-U
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060201-01-U
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Jan/0001.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0177.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2005-003.txt Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.472683
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.474747
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102972-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-931
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-932
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-937
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-938
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-940
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-936 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-950 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-961 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-962
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200601-02.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200601-17.xml
http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20051207-2.txt Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:003
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:004
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:005
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:006
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:008
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:010
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:011
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:012
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-January/msg00010.html Patch
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-January/msg00011.html Patch
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-January/msg00030.html
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-January/msg00031.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0160.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0163.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/427053/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/427990/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16143 Patch
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0002/
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-236-1 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0047
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2280
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24024
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24025
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10200

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10200
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10200

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:xpdf:xpdf:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3627
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017