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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2741

Original release date: 05/17/2007
Last revised: 11/05/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in Little CMS (lcms) before 1.15 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted ICC profile in a JPG file.

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 (12/03/2008)
Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of lcms as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

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External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-652-1
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:238
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25294
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2007-001.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32282
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1837
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: littlecms-iccprofile-bo(34331)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 36179
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27756
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 24001
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:024

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