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CVE-2006-4808 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in 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) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TGA image.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/06/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4808
Original release date:
11/06/2006
Last revised:
07/19/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.6 LOW
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
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
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200612-20.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200612-20
http://www.discontinuity.info/~rowan/pocs/libimlib2_pocs-1.2.0-2.2.tar.gz External Source MISC http://www.discontinuity.info/~rowan/pocs/libimlib2_pocs-1.2.0-2.2.tar.gz
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:198 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:198
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:156 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:156
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_26_sr.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:026
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20903 External Source BID 20903
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-376-1 Patch External Source UBUNTU USN-376-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-376-2 Patch External Source UBUNTU USN-376-2
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4349 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4349
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30068 External Source XF imlib2-loadertgac-bo(30068)

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