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CVE-2007-5268 Detail

Description

pngrtran.c in libpng before 1.0.29 and 1.2.x before 1.2.21 use (1) logical instead of bitwise operations and (2) incorrect comparisons, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted PNG image.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/08/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
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
http://android-developers.blogspot.com/2008/03/android-sdk-update-m5-rc15-released.html
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=195261
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//May/msg00001.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.520323
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=3.0.6.32.20071004082318.012a7628%40mail.comcast.net&forum_name=png-mng-implement Patch
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_name=5122753600C3E94F87FBDFFCC090D1FF0400EBC5%40MERCMBX07.na.sas.com
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_name=e56ccc8f0709140846k24e9a040r81623783b6b1c00f%40mail.gmail.com Patch
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-259989-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1020521.1-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-208.htm
http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2148
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200711-08.xml
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:217
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/483582/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489135/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25956
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-538-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-150A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3390
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1697
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1462
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1560
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1814

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5268
NVD Published Date:
10/08/2007
NVD Last Modified:
11/10/2015