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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0301

Original release date: 01/30/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Heap-based buffer overflow in Splash.cc in xpdf, as used in other products such as (1) poppler, (2) kdegraphics, (3) gpdf, (4) pdfkit.framework, and others, allows attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted splash images that produce certain values that exceed the width or height of the associated bitmap.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
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: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=141242
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:032
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=179046
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20060202-1.txt
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-249-1
Type: Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0206
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18274
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-974
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0389
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18677
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18864
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18837
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200602-05
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18826
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060202 [KDE Security Advisory] kpdf/xpdf heap based buffer overflow
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18838
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18839
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:031
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0201
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10850
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:175404
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0422
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18860
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200602-04
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200602-12
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-971
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: xpdf-splash-bo(24391)
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18825
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:030
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19377
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18913
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015576
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2006-045-04
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18983
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18908
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18834
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18862
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-972
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2006-045-09
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18882
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18875
Type: Advisory
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2006.15
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-103
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SREASON
Name: 470
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18707
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10850
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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