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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2645

Integer overflow in the exif_data_load_data_entry function in exif-data.c in libexif before 0.6.14 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted EXIF data, involving the (1) doff or (2) s variable.
Publish Date : 2007-05-14 Last Update Date : 2012-11-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat does not consider this flaw to have security consequences. For more details please see the following:
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-2645 unix
DSA-1487 libexif -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8088 unix
DSA-1487-1 libexif - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18662 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-2007-2645

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libexif Libexif 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Libexif Libexif 0.5.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Libexif Libexif 0.6.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Libexif Libexif 0.6.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Libexif Libexif 0.6.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Libexif Libexif 0.6.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libexif Libexif 6

- References For CVE-2007-2645
GENTOO GLSA-200706-01
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:014
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:039
BUGTRAQ 20070604 FLEA-2007-0024-1: libexif
VUPEN ADV-2007-1761
OSVDB 35978
XF libexif-exifdataloaddata-integer-overflow(34233) CONFIRM
BID 23927 LibEXIF Exif_Data_Load_Data_Entry Remote Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-02-08

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2645

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