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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6351

libexif 0.6.16 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion) via an image file with crafted EXIF tags, possibly involving the exif_loader_write function in exif_loader.c.
Publish Date : 2007-12-19 Last Update Date : 2011-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
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 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 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 moderate 2007-12-14 2007-12-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-6351 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20076351 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
ELSA-2007:1165: libexif security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22348 unix
libexif 0.6.16 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion) via an i... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9420 unix
RHSA-2007:1165: libexif security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071165 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-2007-6351

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Curtis Galloway Libexif 0.6.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Curtis Galloway Libexif 0.6.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Curtis Galloway Libexif 0.6.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Curtis Galloway Libexif 3

- References For CVE-2007-6351

http://osvdb.org/42652
OSVDB 42652
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=202350 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=425631 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28076
SECUNIA 28076
http://secunia.com/advisories/28127
SECUNIA 28127
http://secunia.com/advisories/28195
SECUNIA 28195
http://secunia.com/advisories/28346
SECUNIA 28346
http://secunia.com/advisories/28266
SECUNIA 28266
http://secunia.com/advisories/28400
SECUNIA 28400
http://secunia.com/advisories/28636
SECUNIA 28636
http://secunia.com/advisories/28776
SECUNIA 28776
http://secunia.com/advisories/32274
SECUNIA 32274
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200712-15.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200712-15
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_summary_report.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:002
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019124
SECTRACK 1019124
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26976
BID 26976 libexif Image Tag Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-10-15
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/485822/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080105 rPSA-2008-0006-1 libexif
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1487
DEBIAN DSA-1487
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:005
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:005
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=425621 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=425551
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39166
XF libexif-exifloaderwrit-dos(39166)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4278
VUPEN ADV-2007-4278
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-654-1
UBUNTU USN-654-1
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00597.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-4608
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2068 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00626.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-4667
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1165.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1165

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6351

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


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