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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-2495

Original release date: 09/15/2005
Last revised: 09/08/2011


Multiple integer overflows in XFree86 before 4.3.0 allow user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted pixmap image.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
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: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9615
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060403-01-U
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3140
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2005-893
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2005:056
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2005:164
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-816
External Source: BID
Name: 14807
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 101953
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2005-894
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-182-1
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:396
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: xorg-pixmap-bo(22244)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 19352
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2005:023
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200509-07
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1044
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT051024
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2006.22
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:501
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1014887
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2005-0049
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#102441
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 101926
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:998
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:168264-2
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-226.pdf
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-218.pdf
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:329

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1044
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9615
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:998
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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