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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0421

The Portable Network Graphics library (libpng) 1.0.15 and earlier allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a malformed PNG image file that triggers an error that causes an out-of-bounds read when creating the error message.
Publish Date : 2004-08-18 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2004-04-29
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
libpng Malformed PNG Image Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:971 unix
RHSA-2004:180: libpng security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004180 unix
RHSA-2004:180: libpng security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040180 unix
The Portable Network Graphics library (libpng) 1.0.15 and earlier allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11710 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0421

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng3 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng3 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng3 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng3 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng3 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng3 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Openpkg Openpkg 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Openpkg Openpkg 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Advanced Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Enterprise Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Enterprise Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Workstation Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Advanced Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Redhat Libpng 1.2.2-16 I386 Dev Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Redhat Libpng 1.2.2-20 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Redhat Libpng 1.2.2-20 I386 Dev Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Redhat Libpng 1.2.2-16 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Redhat Libpng 10.1.0.13.8 I386 Dev Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Redhat Libpng 10.1.0.13.8 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Redhat Libpng 10.1.0.13.11 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Redhat Libpng 10.1.0.13.11 I386 Dev Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Redhat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Redhat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 Itanium Processor Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Trustix Secure Linux 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS Trustix Secure Linux 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Greg Roelofs Libpng 11
Greg Roelofs Libpng3 6
Openpkg Openpkg 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux 6
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Libpng 8
Redhat Linux Advanced Workstation 2
Trustix Secure Linux 2

- References For CVE-2004-0421

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-181.html
REDHAT RHSA-2004:181
http://secunia.com/advisories/22957
SECUNIA 22957
http://secunia.com/advisories/22958
SECUNIA 22958
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:040
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2004:040
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:212
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:212
http://lists.apple.com/mhonarc/security-announce/msg00056.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2004-09-09
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:213
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:213
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=fedora-announce-list&m=108451353608968&w=2
FEDORA FEDORA-2004-106
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=fedora-announce-list&m=108451350029261&w=2
FEDORA FEDORA-2004-105
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=108334922320309&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20040429 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.017] OpenPKG Security Advisory (png)
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=108335030208523&w=2
TRUSTIX 2004-0025
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-498
DEBIAN DSA-498
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/16022
XF libpng-png-dos(16022)
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-180.html
REDHAT RHSA-2004:180
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10244
BID 10244 LibPNG Broken PNG Out Of Bounds Access Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0421

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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