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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-1125

Original release date: 01/10/2005
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Buffer overflow in the Gfx::doImage function in Gfx.cc for xpdf 3.00, and other products that share code such as tetex-bin and kpdf in KDE 3.2.x to 3.2.3 and 3.3.x to 3.3.2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that causes the boundaries of a maskColors array to be exceeded.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
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: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20041221 Multiple Vendor xpdf PDF Viewer Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: BID
Name: 12070
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONECTIVA
Name: CLA-2005:921
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:066
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200501-17
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2005.42
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20041223-1.txt
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:057
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:2352
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:2353
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:354
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10830
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20041223 [USN-48-1] xpdf, tetex-bin vulnerabilities
External Source: XF
Name: xpdf-gfx-doimage-bo(18641)
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:018
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200412-25
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200501-13
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:034
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:053
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:026
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20041228 KDE Security Advisory: kpdf Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: ftp://ftp.foolabs.com/pub/xpdf/xpdf-3.00pl2.patch
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:013
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-50-1
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1012646
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2005:001

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10830
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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