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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
Description Last Modified:  04/09/2009

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 (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/

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200904-19.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1769
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:121
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:137
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:162
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34411
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34420
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1043-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0963 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0964 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0087
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=492353
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11340
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0377.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00203.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00204.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg00233.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg00285.html

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

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0793
NVD Published Date:
04/09/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017