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CVE-2005-4676 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in Andreas Huggel Exiv2 before 0.9 does not null terminate strings before calling the sscanf function, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via images with crafted IPTC metadata.

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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://dev.robotbattle.com/mantis/bug_view_advanced_page.php?bug_id=447
http://home.arcor.de/ahuggel/exiv2/changelog.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16400 Exploit Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0345
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24349

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:andreas_huggel:exiv2:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:andreas_huggel:exiv2:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:andreas_huggel:exiv2:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:andreas_huggel:exiv2:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:andreas_huggel:exiv2:0.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:andreas_huggel:exiv2:0.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:andreas_huggel:exiv2:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:andreas_huggel:exiv2:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4676
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017