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CVE-2007-3473 Detail


The gdImageCreateXbm function in the GD Graphics Library (libgd) before 2.0.35 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unspecified vectors involving a gdImageCreate failure.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/28/2007

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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 (09/05/2007)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source CONFIRM External Source MISC External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2055 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-19033 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-19022 External Source GENTOO GLSA-200708-05 External Source GENTOO GLSA-200711-34 External Source GENTOO GLSA-200805-13 External Source CONFIRM External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:153 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:164 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-692 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0146 External Source BUGTRAQ 20070907 FLEA-2007-0052-1 gd External Source BID 24651 External Source TRUSTIX 2007-0024 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2336 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0022 External Source CONFIRM External Source XF gd-imagecreatexbm-dos(35109) External Source CONFIRM External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11806

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