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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-2370

Original release date: 08/13/2012
Last revised: 01/14/2013


Multiple integer overflows in the read_bitmap_file_data function in io-xbm.c in gdk-pixbuf before 2.26.1 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a negative (1) height or (2) width in an XBM file, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gdk-pixbuf/+bug/681150
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120515 Re: CVE Request: gdk-pixbuf Integer overflow in XBM file loader
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201206-20
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.gnome.org/browse/gdk-pixbuf/commit/?id=b1bb3053856aede37d473c92f0e5a10e29f10516
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://git.gnome.org/browse/gdk-pixbuf/
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120515 CVE Request: gdk-pixbuf Integer overflow in XBM file loader
External Source: XF
Name: gdkpixbuf-readbitmapfiledata-bo(75578)
External Source: BID
Name: 53548
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.gnome.org/browse/gdk-pixbuf/commit/?id=4f0f465f991cd454d03189497f923eb40c170c22
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0135

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