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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3476

Original release date: 06/28/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012


Array index error in gd_gif_in.c in the GD Graphics Library (libgd) before 2.0.35 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash and heap corruption) via large color index values in crafted image data, which results in a segmentation fault.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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 disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/05/2007)
Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-3476 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=277421
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200711-34
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.libgd.org/?do=details&task_id=87
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2007-0024
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-11.0/patches/packages/gd-2.0.35-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 37741
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0022
External Source: BID
Name: 24651
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:164
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-19033
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070907 FLEA-2007-0052-1 gd
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0146
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:153
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1613
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.libgd.org/ReleaseNote020035
Type: Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200805-13
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-692
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-2055
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:015
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-19022
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200708-05
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1643
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10348

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Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10348
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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* cpe:/a:gd_graphics_library:gdlib:2.0.34 and previous versions

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