IrfanView < 4.37 Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

A graphic viewer installed on the remote host is affected by multiple
buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote Windows host contains a version of IrfanView prior to
version 4.37. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by multiple buffer
overflow vulnerabilities :

- A boundary error exists when handling the LZW code
stream within GIF files that could lead to arbitrary
code execution. (CVE-2013-5351)

- An error exists in the Thumbnail 'tooltips' feature when
viewing a specially crafted file contained in a folder
named using multi-byte characters in the Thumbnails
window, such as when handling Japanese folder names.
Exploitation of this issue could result in arbitrary
code execution. (CVE-2013-6932)

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to IrfanView version 4.37 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 72395 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64388

CVE ID: CVE-2013-5351

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