CVE-2008-3964

medium
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Description

Multiple off-by-one errors in libpng before 1.2.32beta01, and 1.4 before 1.4.0beta34, allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or have unspecified other impact via a PNG image with crafted zTXt chunks, related to (1) the png_push_read_zTXt function in pngread.c, and possibly related to (2) pngtest.c.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/31781

http://secunia.com/advisories/33137

http://secunia.com/advisories/35302

http://secunia.com/advisories/35386

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-15.xml

http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=e56ccc8f0809180317u6a5306fg14683947affb3e1b%40mail.gmail.com&forum_name=png-mng-implement

http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=5624&release_id=624517

http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=624518

http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=2095669&group_id=5624&atid=105624

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-259989-1

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1020521.1-1

http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-208.htm

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/889484

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:051

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/09/3

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/09/8

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31049

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2512

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1462

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1560

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44928

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-09-11

Updated: 2017-08-08

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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Tenable Plugins

View all (11 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
107983Solaris 10 (x86) : 137081-10NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high
107982Solaris 10 (x86) : 137081-09NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high
107981Solaris 10 (x86) : 137081-07NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high
107485Solaris 10 (sparc) : 137080-10NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high
107484Solaris 10 (sparc) : 137080-09NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high
107483Solaris 10 (sparc) : 137080-07NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high
37042Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 7.10 / 8.04 LTS / 8.10 : libpng vulnerabilities (USN-730-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
36671Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libpng (MDVSA-2009:051)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
medium
35107GLSA-200812-15 : POV-Ray: User-assisted execution of arbitrary codeNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
31337Solaris 10 (x86) : 137081-11 (deprecated)NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high
31333Solaris 10 (sparc) : 137080-11 (deprecated)NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high