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CVE-2007-6351 Detail

Current Description

libexif 0.6.16 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion) via an image file with crafted EXIF tags, possibly involving the exif_loader_write function in exif_loader.c.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/19/2007
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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:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=202350
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200712-15.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1487
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:005
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_summary_report.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1165.html Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485822/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26976
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019124
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-654-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4278 Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=425551
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=425621
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=425631
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39166
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2068
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9420
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00597.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00626.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9420
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9420

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:curtis_galloway:libexif:0.6.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curtis_galloway:libexif:0.6.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curtis_galloway:libexif:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
0.6.16


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6351
NVD Published Date:
12/19/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018