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CVE-2008-1373 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the gif_read_lzw function in CUPS 1.3.6 allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact via a GIF file with a large code_size value, a similar issue to CVE-2006-4484.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 6.5


Access Vector (AV): Local_Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00003.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-01.xml
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0136
http://www.cups.org/str.php?L2765 Exploit Patch
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1625
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:081
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0192.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0206.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/490486/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28544
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019739
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-598-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1059/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41587
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11479
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00091.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00105.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:easy_software_products:cups:1.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1373
NVD Published Date:
04/03/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018