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CVE-2008-1670 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the progressive PNG Image loader (decoders/pngloader.cpp) in KHTML in KDE 4.0.x up to 4.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted image.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/01/2008)

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-05/msg00000.html
http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20080426-1.txt
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28937 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019929
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1371/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42038

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:kde:kde:4.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:kde:kde:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:kde:kde:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:kde:kde:4.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1670
NVD Published Date:
04/28/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017