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CVE-2012-4447 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in tif_pixarlog.c in LibTIFF before 4.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TIFF image using the PixarLog Compression format.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/28/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-4447
Original release date:
10/28/2012
Last revised:
02/07/2013
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
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; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-01/msg00076.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:0187
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1590.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2012:1590
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2561 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2561
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/25/14 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20120925 Re: CVE Request: libtiff: Heap-buffer overflow when processing a TIFF image with PixarLog Compression
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/25/9 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20120925 CVE Request: libtiff: Heap-buffer overflow when processing a TIFF image with PixarLog Compression
http://www.remotesensing.org/libtiff/v4.0.3.html External Source MISC http://www.remotesensing.org/libtiff/v4.0.3.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/55673 External Source BID 55673
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1631-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1631-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=860198 External Source MISC https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=860198

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
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cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.4:beta18:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.4:beta28:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.5.6:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.5.7:alpha2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.6.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.6.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.7.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.7.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.7.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.2-5.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:4.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:4.0:beta5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:4.0:beta6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 4.0.2

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