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CVE-2007-0455 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the gdImageStringFTEx function in gdft.c in GD Graphics Library 2.0.33 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted string with a JIS encoded font.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/14/2007)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=234312 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=224607 Issue Tracking  Third Party Advisory 
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2631 Broken Link 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-January/052848.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-January/052854.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.rpath.com/pipermail/security-announce/2007-February/000145.html Broken Link 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0155.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:035 Broken Link 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:036 Broken Link 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:038 Broken Link 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:109 Broken Link 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0153.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0162.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0146.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/466166/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22289 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0007 Broken Link 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-473-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0400 Permissions Required 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0022 Permissions Required 
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1030 Broken Link 
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1268 Broken Link 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11303 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-120 Buffer Copy without Checking Size of Input ('Classic Buffer Overflow') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0455
NVD Published Date:
01/30/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/21/2022
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.