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CVE-2007-5268 Detail

Current 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
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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.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://android-developers.blogspot.com/2008/03/android-sdk-update-m5-rc15-released.html Third Party Advisory
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=195261 Third Party Advisory
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 Third Party Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//May/msg00001.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.520323 Third Party Advisory
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=3.0.6.32.20071004082318.012a7628%40mail.comcast.net&forum_name=png-mng-implement Patch Third Party Advisory
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_name=5122753600C3E94F87FBDFFCC090D1FF0400EBC5%40MERCMBX07.na.sas.com Third Party Advisory
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_name=e56ccc8f0709140846k24e9a040r81623783b6b1c00f%40mail.gmail.com Patch Third Party Advisory
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-259989-1 Broken Link
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1020521.1-1 Broken Link
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-208.htm Third Party Advisory
http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2148 Third Party Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200711-08.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:217 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483582/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489135/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25956 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-538-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-150A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3390 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1697 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1462 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1560 Third Party Advisory
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1814 Broken Link

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5268
NVD Published Date:
10/08/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/26/2018