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CVE-2008-2426 Detail

Current Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in Imlib 2 (aka imlib2) 1.4.0 allow user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via (1) a PNM image with a crafted header, related to the load function in src/modules/loaders/loader_pnm.c; or (2) a crafted XPM image, related to the load function in src/modules/loader_xpm.c.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-09/msg00004.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020146
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1594
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200806-03.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:123
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492739/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29417
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-697-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1700 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42732
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00030.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00052.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00113.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:carsten_haitzler:imlib2:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2426
NVD Published Date:
06/02/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018