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CVE-2005-3628 Detail


Buffer overflow in the JBIG2Bitmap::JBIG2Bitmap function in 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 unknown attack vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/31/2005

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
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 (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 External Source SGI 20060201-01-U Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:001 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2006-045-09 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2006-045-04 External Source DEBIAN DSA-931 External Source DEBIAN DSA-932 External Source DEBIAN DSA-937 External Source DEBIAN DSA-938 External Source DEBIAN DSA-940 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-936 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-950 External Source DEBIAN DSA-961 External Source DEBIAN DSA-962 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2006:010 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:011 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:012 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0160 External Source FEDORA FLSA-2006:176751 External Source FEDORA FLSA:175404 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10287

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