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CVE-2009-0793 Detail

Description

cmsxform.c in LittleCMS (aka lcms or liblcms) 1.18, as used in OpenJDK and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted image that triggers execution of incorrect code for "transformations of monochrome profiles."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/09/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0793
Original release date:
04/09/2009
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (04/09/2009)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2009-0793 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future lcms packages update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200904-19.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200904-19
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1769 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1769
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:121 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:121
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:137 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:137
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:162 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:162
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34411 External Source BID 34411
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34420 External Source BID 34420
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1043-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1043-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0963 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-0963
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0964 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-0964
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0087 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0087
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=492353 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=492353
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11340 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11340
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0377.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2009:0377
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00203.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3425
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00204.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3426
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg00233.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3914
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg00285.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-3967

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11340
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11340

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