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CVE-2008-3964 Detail

Description

Multiple off-by-one errors in libpng before 1.2.32beta01, and 1.4 before 1.4.0beta34, allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or have unspecified other impact via a PNG image with crafted zTXt chunks, related to (1) the png_push_read_zTXt function in pngread.c, and possibly related to (2) pngtest.c.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/10/2008

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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/07/2017)

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of libpng 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://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-15.xml
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=e56ccc8f0809180317u6a5306fg14683947affb3e1b%40mail.gmail.com&forum_name=png-mng-implement
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=5624&release_id=624517
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=624518 Patch
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=2095669&group_id=5624&atid=105624 Exploit
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-259989-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1020521.1-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-208.htm
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/889484 US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:051
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/09/3
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/09/8
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31049
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2512
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1462
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1560
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44928

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3964
NVD Published Date:
09/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017