CVE-2010-2598

medium

Description

LibTIFF in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 3 on x86_64 platforms, as used in tiff2rgba, attempts to process image data even when the required compression functionality is not configured, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted TIFF image, related to "downsampled OJPEG input."

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/40536

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0520.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1761

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=583081

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-07-02

Updated: 2016-11-08

Type: CWE-20

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