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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-2974

Original release date: 11/03/2005
Last revised: 03/07/2011


libungif library before 4.1.0 allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted GIF file that triggers a null dereference.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.6 (LOW) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17442
External Source: MISC
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=109997
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200511-03
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17482
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-2295
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35164
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-890
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17462
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:207
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17488
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=171413
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=364493
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-214-1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-5118
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:828
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015149
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2005-1046
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34872
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17436
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17508
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2005-1045
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:0444
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10994
External Source: MISC
Name: http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2005-007.txt
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17497
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA-2006:174479
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 20470
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17438
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17559
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:174479
External Source: BID
Name: 15304

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10994
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:libungif:libungif:4.1.3
* cpe:/a:libungif:libungif:4.1 and previous versions

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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