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CVE-2006-3465 Detail


Unspecified vulnerability in the custom tag support for the TIFF library (libtiff) before 3.8.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (instability or crash) and execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/02/2006

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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 unauthorized 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 20060801-01-P External Source SGI 20060901-01-P External Source MISC External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2006-08-01 External Source TRUSTIX 2006-0044 External Source SECTRACK 1016628 External Source SECTRACK 1016671 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2006-230-01 External Source SUNALERT 103160 External Source SUNALERT 201331 External Source CONFIRM Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-1137 External Source GENTOO GLSA-200608-07 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:137 External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:044 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0603 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0648 External Source BID 19287 External Source BID 19289 External Source UBUNTU USN-330-1 US Government Resource External Source CERT TA06-214A External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3101 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3105 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-4034 External Source CONFIRM External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9067

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