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CVE-2015-4588 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the DecodeImage function in libwmf 0.2.8.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted "run-length count" in an image in a WMF file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/01/2015

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-June/160668.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-06/msg00051.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-06/msg00053.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-07/msg00018.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1917.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3302
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/06/03/6
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/06/16/4
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75230
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032771
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2670-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1227243 Exploit
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201602-03

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-4588
NVD Published Date:
07/01/2015
NVD Last Modified:
09/21/2017