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CVE-2009-2042 Detail

Description

libpng before 1.2.37 does not properly parse 1-bit interlaced images with width values that are not divisible by 8, which causes libpng to include uninitialized bits in certain rows of a PNG file and might allow remote attackers to read portions of sensitive memory via "out-of-bounds pixels" in the file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/12/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2042
Original release date:
06/12/2009
Last revised:
08/16/2017
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:P/I:N/A:N) (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 unauthorized disclosure of information

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/14/2010)

This issue has been addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, and 5 via https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0534.html.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2010-04/0077.html External Source BUGTRAQ 20100409 VMSA-2010-0007 VMware hosted products, vCenter Server and ESX patches resolve multiple security issues
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2010-04/0121.html External Source FULLDISC 20100409 VMSA-2010-0007 VMware hosted products, vCenter Server and ESX patches resolve multiple security issues
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-03-29-1
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000090.html External Source MLIST [security-announce] 20100409 VMSA-2010-0007 VMware hosted products, vCenter Server and ESX patches resolve multiple security issues
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200906-01.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200906-01
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.551809 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2009-170-01
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-913-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-913-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2032 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2032
http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/libpng.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/libpng.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:063 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:063
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35233 Patch External Source BID 35233
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0007.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0007.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1510 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1510
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0637 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-0637
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0682 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-0682
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0847 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-0847
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50966 External Source XF libpng-interlaced-image-info-disclosure(50966)
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-June/msg00218.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-5977
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-June/msg00630.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-6400

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
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