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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2024

Multiple vulnerabilities in libtiff before 3.8.1 allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service via a TIFF image that triggers errors in (1) the TIFFFetchAnyArray function in (a) tif_dirread.c; (2) certain "codec cleanup methods" in (b) tif_lzw.c, (c) tif_pixarlog.c, and (d) tif_zip.c; (3) and improper restoration of setfield and getfield methods in cleanup functions within (e) tif_jpeg.c, tif_pixarlog.c, (f) tif_fax3.c, and tif_zip.c.
Publish Date : 2006-04-25 Last Update Date : 2018-10-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
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 important 2006-04-11 2006-03-03
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-2024 unix
Multiple vulnerabilities in libtiff before 3.8.1 allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service via a TI... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9893 unix
RHSA-2006:0425: libtiff security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060425 unix
RHSA-2006:0648: kdegraphics security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060648 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-2006-2024

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Libtiff Libtiff 3.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libtiff Libtiff 13

- References For CVE-2006-2024
VUPEN ADV-2006-1563
BID 17730 LibTiff Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-04
TRUSTIX 2006-0024
XF libtiff-tifffetchanyarray-dos(26133) CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0425
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:009
GENTOO GLSA-200605-17
SGI 20060501-01-U

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2024

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