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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5268

pngrtran.c in libpng before 1.0.29 and 1.2.x before 1.2.21 use (1) logical instead of bitwise operations and (2) incorrect comparisons, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted PNG image.
Publish Date : 2007-10-08 Last Update Date : 2018-10-26
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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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- 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-2007-5268

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 7.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 7.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4

- References For CVE-2007-5268 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2009-1462
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
VUPEN ADV-2009-1560
VUPEN ADV-2008-1697
VUPEN ADV-2007-3390
CERT TA08-150A
BID 25956 Libpng Library Multiple Remote Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-10-01
BUGTRAQ 20080304 CORE-2008-0124: Multiple vulnerabilities in Google's Android SDK
BUGTRAQ 20071112 FLEA-2007-0065-1 libpng
MLIST [png-mng-implement] 20070914 libpng-1.0.29beta1 and libpng-1.2.21beta1
GENTOO GLSA-200711-08
GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
MLIST [png-mng-implement] 20070911 FW: Compiler warnings for pngrtran.c
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-325-01
MLIST [png-mng-implement] 20071004 Libpng-1.2.21 and libpng-1.0.29 released

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5268

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