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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5269

Certain chunk handlers in libpng before 1.0.29 and 1.2.x before 1.2.21 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via crafted (1) pCAL (png_handle_pCAL), (2) sCAL (png_handle_sCAL), (3) tEXt (png_push_read_tEXt), (4) iTXt (png_handle_iTXt), and (5) ztXT (png_handle_ztXt) chunking in PNG images, which trigger out-of-bounds read operations.
Publish Date : 2007-10-08 Last Update Date : 2013-05-14
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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 20

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-10-08 2007-09-11
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Certain chunk handlers in libpng before 1.0.29 and 1.2.x before 1.2.21 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of servi... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10614 unix
CVE-2007-5269 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075269 unix
DSA-1750 libpng -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6557 unix
DSA-1750-1 libpng -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13613 unix
ELSA-2007:0992: libpng security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22555 unix
RHSA-2007:0992: libpng security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070992 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-2007-5269

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libpng Libpng 1.0.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libpng Libpng 2

- References For CVE-2007-5269

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-150A.html
CERT TA08-150A
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=3.0.6.32.20071004082318.012a7628%40mail.comcast.net&forum_name=png-mng-implement
MLIST [png-mng-implement] 20071004 Libpng-1.2.21 and libpng-1.0.29 released
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=195261 CONFIRM
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//May/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-05-28
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000008.html
MLIST [security-announce] 20080317 VMSA-2008-0005 Updated VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware Server, VMware ACE, and VMware Fusion resolve critical security issues
http://secunia.com/advisories/27284
SECUNIA 27284
http://secunia.com/advisories/27391
SECUNIA 27391
http://secunia.com/advisories/27369
SECUNIA 27369
http://secunia.com/advisories/27405
SECUNIA 27405
http://secunia.com/advisories/27529
SECUNIA 27529
http://secunia.com/advisories/27492
SECUNIA 27492
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.520323
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-325-01
http://secunia.com/advisories/30430
SECUNIA 30430
http://secunia.com/advisories/30161
SECUNIA 30161
http://secunia.com/advisories/29420
SECUNIA 29420
http://secunia.com/advisories/27965
SECUNIA 27965
http://secunia.com/advisories/27662
SECUNIA 27662
http://secunia.com/advisories/27629
SECUNIA 27629
http://secunia.com/advisories/27746
SECUNIA 27746
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-460.htm CONFIRM
http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2148
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200711-08.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200711-08
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:217
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:217
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_25_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:025
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0992.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0992
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489135/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080304 CORE-2008-0124: Multiple vulnerabilities in Google's Android SDK
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/483582/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20071112 FLEA-2007-0065-1 libpng
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25956
BID 25956 Libpng Library Multiple Remote Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-10-01
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489739/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080318 VMSA-2008-0005 Updated VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware Server, VMware ACE, and VMware Fusion resolve critical security issues
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28276
BID 28276 VMware Server 1.0.5 and Workstation 6.0.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-10-01
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-538-1
UBUNTU USN-538-1
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018849
SECTRACK 1018849
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0005.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/495869/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080830 VMSA-2008-0014 Updates to VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware ACE, VMware Server, VMware ESX address information disclosure, privilege escalation and other security issues.
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1750
DEBIAN DSA-1750
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-208.htm CONFIRM
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1020521.1-1
SUNALERT 1020521
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-259989-1
SUNALERT 259989
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml
GENTOO GLSA-201209-25
http://secunia.com/advisories/35386
SECUNIA 35386
http://secunia.com/advisories/35302
SECUNIA 35302
http://secunia.com/advisories/34388
SECUNIA 34388
http://secunia.com/advisories/31713
SECUNIA 31713
http://secunia.com/advisories/31712
SECUNIA 31712
http://secunia.com/advisories/27093
SECUNIA 27093
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2008-August/064118.html
FULLDISC 20080830 VMSA-2008-0014 Updates to VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware ACE, VMware Server, VMware ESX address information disclosure, privilege escalation and other security issues.
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00356.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2666
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00353.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2521
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00072.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-734
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1814 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=337461 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=327791 CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0014.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0905/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0905
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1697
VUPEN ADV-2008-1697
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2466
VUPEN ADV-2008-2466
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1462
VUPEN ADV-2009-1462
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1560
VUPEN ADV-2009-1560
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3390
VUPEN ADV-2007-3390
http://android-developers.blogspot.com/2008/03/android-sdk-update-m5-rc15-released.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5269

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


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