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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-2575

Original release date: 08/30/2010
Last revised: 12/07/2010


Heap-based buffer overflow in the RLE decompression functionality in the TranscribePalmImageToJPEG function in generators/plucker/inplug/image.cpp in Okular in KDE SC 4.3.0 through 4.5.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted image in a PDB file.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2219
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=627289
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-13629
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20100825-1.txt
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2206
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-979-1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-13661
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2230
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:162
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2179
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:018
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-13589
External Source: XF
Name: okularpdb-imagecpp-bo(61371)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2178
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2202
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20100825 Secunia Research: KDE Okular PDB Parsing RLE Decompression Buffer Overflow
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2010-240-03

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