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CVE-2007-2645 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in the exif_data_load_data_entry function in exif-data.c in libexif before 0.6.14 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted EXIF data, involving the (1) doff or (2) s variable.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/14/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2645
Original release date:
05/14/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/24/2007)

Red Hat does not consider this flaw to have security consequences. For more details please see the following: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=240055

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200706-01.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200706-01
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=507447 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=507447
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1716196&group_id=12272&atid=112272 External Source MISC http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1716196&group_id=12272&atid=112272
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1487 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1487
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:118 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:118
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_14_sr.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:014
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_39_libexif.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:039
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/470502/100/100/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20070604 FLEA-2007-0024-1: libexif
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23927 Exploit; Patch External Source BID 23927
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-471-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-471-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1761 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1761
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34233 External Source XF libexif-exifdataloaddata-integer-overflow(34233)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1431 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1431

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