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CVE-2017-6311 Detail

Current Description

gdk-pixbuf-thumbnailer.c in gdk-pixbuf allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via vectors related to printing an error message.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://mov.sx/2017/02/21/bug-hunting-gdk-pixbuf.html Exploit Technical Description Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/21/4 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/26/1 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96779
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=778204 Exploit Issue Tracking
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201709-08

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-476 NULL Pointer Dereference NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdk-pixbuf:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6311
NVD Published Date:
03/09/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017