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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0553

Stack-based buffer overflow in the ReadImage function in tkImgGIF.c in Tk (Tcl/Tk) before 8.5.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted GIF image, a similar issue to CVE-2006-4484.
Publish Date : 2008-02-07 Last Update Date : 2012-10-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-01-24 2008-02-01
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-0553 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20080553 unix
DSA-1490 tk8.3 -- buffer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7228 unix
DSA-1490-1 tk8.3 - arbitrary code execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20168 unix
DSA-1491 tk8.4 -- buffer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7812 unix
DSA-1491-1 tk8.4 - arbitrary code execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18578 unix
DSA-1598 libtk-img -- buffer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8363 unix
DSA-1598-1 libtk-img - arbitrary code execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18666 unix
ELSA-2008:0136: tk security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22566 unix
RHSA-2008:0134: tcltk security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080134 unix
RHSA-2008:0135: tk security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080135 unix
RHSA-2008:0136: tk security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080136 unix
Stack-based buffer overflow in the ReadImage function in tkImgGIF.c in Tk (Tcl/Tk) before 8.5.1 allows remote attackers ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10098 unix
USN-664-1 -- tk8.0, tk8.3, tk8.4 vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17105 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-2008-0553

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 4.0p1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 6.1p1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 7.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 7.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 7.5p1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 7.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 7.6p2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.0p2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4a4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4b1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4a2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4b2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4a3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.4.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5 A3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5a1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5b1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5a3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5b2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5b3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5a2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5a4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5a6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5a5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 8.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Tcl Tk Tcl Tk 69

- References For CVE-2008-0553

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1456/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1456
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0430
VUPEN ADV-2008-0430
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0009.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28867
SECUNIA 28867
http://secunia.com/advisories/28857
SECUNIA 28857
http://secunia.com/advisories/28848
SECUNIA 28848
http://secunia.com/advisories/28807
SECUNIA 28807
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:008
http://secunia.com/advisories/28954
SECUNIA 28954
http://secunia.com/advisories/29069
SECUNIA 29069
http://secunia.com/advisories/29070
SECUNIA 29070
http://secunia.com/advisories/29622
SECUNIA 29622
http://secunia.com/advisories/30129
SECUNIA 30129
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-664-1
UBUNTU USN-664-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-237465-1
SUNALERT 237465
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=573933&group_id=10894 CONFIRM
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019309
SECTRACK 1019309
http://secunia.com/advisories/32608
SECUNIA 32608
http://secunia.com/advisories/30783
SECUNIA 30783
http://secunia.com/advisories/30717
SECUNIA 30717
http://secunia.com/advisories/30535
SECUNIA 30535
http://secunia.com/advisories/30188
SECUNIA 30188
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0054 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1490
DEBIAN DSA-1490
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488069/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080212 rPSA-2008-0054-1 tk
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0136.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0136
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0135.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0135
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0134.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0134
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2008_13_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:013
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:041
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:041
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1598
DEBIAN DSA-1598
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00115.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1323
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2215 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431518 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1744
VUPEN ADV-2008-1744
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1491
DEBIAN DSA-1491
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-May/msg00116.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-3545
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00205.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1384
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00193.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1122
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/493080/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080604 VMSA-2008-0009 Updates to VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware ACE, VMware Fusion, VMware Server, VMware VIX API, VMware ESX, VMware ESXi resolve critical security issues
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00132.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1131
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27655
BID 27655 Tcl/Tk Tk Toolkit 'ReadImage()' GIF File Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2014-12-24
http://secunia.com/advisories/28784
SECUNIA 28784

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0553

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