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CVE-2007-3568 Detail

Description

The _LoadBMP function in imlib 1.9.15 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a BMP image with a Bits Per Page (BPP) value of 0.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/05/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Mandriva (09/17/2007)

Mandriva does not consider bugs which result in a user-assisted crash of end user applications to be a security issue.

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/06/2007)

Red Hat does not consider bugs which result in a user-assisted crash of end user application to be a security issue.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securiteam.com/unixfocus/5WP030UM0W.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24750
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018332 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35325

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:imlib:imlib:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.9.15

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3568
NVD Published Date:
07/05/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017