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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3737

Original release date: 11/21/2005
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in the SVG importer (style.cpp) of inkscape 0.41 through 0.42.2 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a SVG file with long CSS style property values.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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 unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2005:028
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17662
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-916
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/inkscape/inkscape/src/style.cpp?r1=1.110&r2=1.110.2.1
External Source: SREASON
Name: 58
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17882
External Source: BID
Name: 15507
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17778
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-217-1
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200511-22
External Source: MISC
Name: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=330894
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-2511
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17651
Type: Advisory

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