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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6697

Buffer overflow in the LWZReadByte function in IMG_gif.c in SDL_image before 1.2.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted GIF file, a similar issue to CVE-2006-4484. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Publish Date : 2008-02-01 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1493 sdl-image1.2 -- buffer overflows oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7785 unix
DSA-1493-1 sdl-image1.2 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18763 unix
DSA-1493-2 sdl-image1.2 - arbitrary code execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17777 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-2007-6697

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SDL Sdl Image 1.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SDL Sdl Image 1

- References For CVE-2007-6697

http://secunia.com/advisories/29542
SECUNIA 29542
http://secunia.com/advisories/28869
SECUNIA 28869
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0061 CONFIRM
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200802-01.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200802-01
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1493
DEBIAN DSA-1493
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:040
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:040
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488079/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080213 rPSA-2008-0061-1 SDL_image
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-595-1
UBUNTU USN-595-1
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2206 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00008.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1208
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00039.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1231
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=120110205511630&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20080123 SDL_Image 1.2.6 and prior GIF handling buffer overflow
http://secunia.com/advisories/28640
SECUNIA 28640
http://vexillium.org/?sec-sdlgif
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0266
VUPEN ADV-2008-0266
http://www.libsdl.org/cgi/viewvc.cgi/trunk/SDL_image/IMG_gif.c?r1=2970&r2=3462 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27417
BID 27417 SDL_image Invalid GIF File LWZ Minimum Code Size Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-27
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39865
XF sdlimage-gif-bo(39865)
http://www.libsdl.org/cgi/viewvc.cgi/trunk/SDL_image/CHANGES?revision=3462&view=markup CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28850
SECUNIA 28850
http://secunia.com/advisories/28837
SECUNIA 28837
http://secunia.com/advisories/28830
SECUNIA 28830
http://secunia.com/advisories/28752
SECUNIA 28752
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=207933 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6697

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


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