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CVE-2007-5266 Detail

Description

Off-by-one error in ICC profile chunk handling in the png_set_iCCP function in pngset.c in libpng before 1.0.29 beta1 and 1.2.x before 1.2.21 beta1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted PNG image that prevents a name field from being NULL terminated.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/08/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5266
Original release date:
10/08/2007
Last revised:
03/07/2011
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/16/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of libpng and libpng10 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://android-developers.blogspot.com/2008/03/android-sdk-update-m5-rc15-released.html External Source CONFIRM http://android-developers.blogspot.com/2008/03/android-sdk-update-m5-rc15-released.html
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=195261 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=195261
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 External Source CONFIRM http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//May/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-05-28
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.520323 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2007-325-01
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=5122753600C3E94F87FBDFFCC090D1FF0400EA68%40MERCMBX07.na.sas.com&forum_name=png-mng-implement External Source MLIST [png-mng-implement] 20070911 FW: Suspicious `sizeof' line 694 of pngset.c
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_name=e56ccc8f0709140846k24e9a040r81623783b6b1c00f%40mail.gmail.com Patch External Source MLIST [png-mng-implement] 20070914 libpng-1.0.29beta1 and libpng-1.2.21beta1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-259989-1 External Source SUNALERT 259989
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1020521.1-1 External Source SUNALERT 1020521
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-208.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-208.htm
http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2148 External Source MISC http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2148
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200711-08.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200711-08
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:217 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:217
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/483582/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20071112 FLEA-2007-0065-1 libpng
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489135/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080304 CORE-2008-0124: Multiple vulnerabilities in Google's Android SDK
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25957 External Source BID 25957
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-150A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA08-150A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1697 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1697
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1462 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1462
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1560 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1560
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1814 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1814

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