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CVE-2010-2597 Detail

Current Description

The TIFFVStripSize function in tif_strip.c in LibTIFF 3.9.0 and 3.9.2 makes incorrect calls to the TIFFGetField function, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted TIFF image, related to "downsampled OJPEG input" and possibly related to a compiler optimization that triggers a divide-by-zero error.

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: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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2215
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-02.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2552
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0519.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1761
https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/593067
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=583081 Exploit
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=603703 Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-2597
NVD Published Date:
07/02/2010
NVD Last Modified:
05/14/2013