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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0770

Original release date: 02/12/2007
Last revised: 09/15/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in GraphicsMagick and ImageMagick allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a PALM image that is not properly handled by the ReadPALMImage function in coders/palm.c. NOTE: this issue is due to an incomplete patch for CVE-2006-5456.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (02/14/2007)
Not vulnerable. Red Hat did not ship the incomplete patch for CVE-2006-5456 and is therefore not affected by this issue.

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24167
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 31911
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-422-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070208 rPSA-2007-0029-1 ImageMagick
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1260
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1034
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:041
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:003
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24196

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