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CVE-2007-0455 Detail

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.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/30/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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/

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11303
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11303

Technical Details

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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:
10/16/2018