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CVE-2009-2285 Detail

Current Description

Buffer underflow in the LZWDecodeCompat function in libtiff 3.8.2 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted TIFF image, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-2327.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2065 Exploit
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Nov/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00003.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Feb/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Jan/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Mar/msg00000.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200908-03.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-267808-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3937
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4004
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4013
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4070
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4105
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1835
http://www.lan.st/showthread.php?t=1856&page=3 Exploit
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/06/22/1 Exploit
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/06/23/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/06/29/5 Exploit
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1159.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1637
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2727
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3184
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0173
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/tiff/+bug/380149 Exploit
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10145
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7049
https://usn.ubuntu.com/797-1/
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg00142.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg00161.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg00230.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg00655.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg00714.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2285
NVD Published Date:
07/01/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/03/2018