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CVE-2006-4807 Detail


loader_tga.c in imlib2 before 1.2.1, and possibly other versions, allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted TGA image that triggers an out-of-bounds memory read, a different issue than CVE-2006-4808.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/06/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.6 LOW
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (11/22/2006)

Not vulnerable. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, and 4 do not include imlib2.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source GENTOO GLSA-200612-20 External Source MISC External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:198 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:156 External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:026 External Source BID 20903 External Source UBUNTU USN-376-1 Patch External Source UBUNTU USN-376-2 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4349 External Source XF imlib2-loadertgac-dos(30066)

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