CVE-2018-16435 Detail

Current Description

Little CMS (aka Little Color Management System) 2.9 has an integer overflow in the AllocateDataSet function in cmscgats.c, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow in the SetData function via a crafted file in the second argument to cmsIT8LoadFromFile.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3004 Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/mm2/Little-CMS/commit/768f70ca405cd3159d990e962d54456773bb8cf8 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/mm2/Little-CMS/issues/171 Exploit  Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/09/msg00005.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3770-1/ Third Party Advisory 
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3770-2/ Third Party Advisory 
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4284 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-190 Integer Overflow or Wraparound cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-16435
NVD Published Date:
09/03/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/24/2020
Source:
MITRE