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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3334

Buffer overflow in the png_decompress_chunk function in pngrutil.c in libpng before 1.2.12 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors related to "chunk error processing," possibly involving the "chunk_name".
Publish Date : 2006-06-30 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

On Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, and 5 this is a two-byte overflow into the middle of the stack and is not exploitable.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-3334 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20063334 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-2006-3334

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.7rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Greg Roelofs Libpng 1.2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Greg Roelofs Libpng 13

- References For CVE-2006-3334

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/20960
SECUNIA 20960
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://secunia.com/advisories/22956
SECUNIA 22956
http://secunia.com/advisories/22957
SECUNIA 22957
http://secunia.com/advisories/22958
SECUNIA 22958
http://secunia.com/advisories/23335
SECUNIA 23335
http://secunia.com/advisories/29420
SECUNIA 29420
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200607-06.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200607-06
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:209
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:209
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:211
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:211
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:210
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:210
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:212
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:212
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:213
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:213
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-517 CONFIRM
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_28_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:028
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18698
BID 18698 Libpng Graphics Library Chunk Error Processing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-12-15
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=5624&release_id=428123 CONFIRM
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_16_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:016
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/27468
XF libpng-pngdecompresschunk-bo(27468)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/440594/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060719 rPSA-2006-0133-1 libpng
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-15.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200812-15
http://secunia.com/advisories/33137
SECUNIA 33137
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/2585
VUPEN ADV-2006-2585

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3334

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


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