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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-0268

Original release date: 01/19/2012
Last revised: 01/23/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Integer overflow in the CYImage::LoadJPG method in YImage.dll in Yahoo! Messenger before 11.5.0.155, when photo sharing is enabled, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted JPG image that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Impact

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: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:2.0.1.4
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.402
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.6.0.1347
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:6.0.0.1921
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.6
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:6.0.0.1750
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.6.0.1355
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.6.0.1351
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:7.0
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.6.0.1358
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:7.5.0.814
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.6.0.1356
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:7.5
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:6.0.0.1643
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.0.0.863
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:6.0
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.0
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:4.0
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.0.1
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.209
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.0.1046
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.0
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.249
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.0.1232
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.239
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.0.1065
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.5.1249
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.413
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:5.5
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.421
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:7.0.438
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.0_2005.1.1.4
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2162
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:11.0.0.2009
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:11.0.0.1751
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:11.0.0.2014
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.1270
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.1267
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.1264
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.1258
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.1241
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.1102
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.542:beta
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.525:beta
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:10.0.0.331:pre-alpha
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2161
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2160
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2152
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2136
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2133
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2128
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2123
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2112
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2034
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.2018
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.1912
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.1389:beta
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.922:beta
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.907:beta
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:9.0.0.797:beta
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.419
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.416
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.401
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.244
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.1.0.195
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.0.0.716
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.0.0.701
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.0.0.508
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:8.0.0.505
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:7.0.0.437
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:7.0.0.426
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:6.1
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:4.1
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:3.5
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:3.0
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:1.0
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:11.5.0.152 and previous versions
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:3.0.1
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:3.0.1:beta-35554
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:1.0.6
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:0.99.17-1
cpe:/a:yahoo:messenger:1.0.4

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