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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5266

Off-by-one error in ICC profile chunk handling in the png_set_iCCP function in pngset.c in libpng before 1.0.29 beta1 and 1.2.x before 1.2.21 beta1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted PNG image that prevents a name field from being NULL terminated.
Publish Date : 2007-10-08 Last Update Date : 2018-10-15
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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 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 189

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of libpng and libpng10 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-5266

# 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-2007-5266
VUPEN ADV-2009-1462
VUPEN ADV-2008-1697
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
CERT TA08-150A
BID 25957 Libpng Library ICC Profile Chunk Off-By-One Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-06-12
BUGTRAQ 20080304 CORE-2008-0124: Multiple vulnerabilities in Google's Android SDK
BUGTRAQ 20071112 FLEA-2007-0065-1 libpng
GENTOO GLSA-200711-08
SUNALERT 1020521
MLIST [png-mng-implement] 20070911 FW: Suspicious `sizeof' line 694 of pngset.c
MLIST [png-mng-implement] 20070914 libpng-1.0.29beta1 and libpng-1.2.21beta1
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-325-01

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5266

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