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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1722

Multiple integer overflows in (1) filter/image-png.c and (2) filter/image-zoom.c in CUPS 1.3 allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and trigger memory corruption, as demonstrated via a crafted PNG image.
Publish Date : 2008-04-10 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 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 ServiceOverflowMemory corruption

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-04-09 2008-04-08
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1625 cupsys -- buffer overflows oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7208 unix
DSA-1625-1 cupsys - arbitrary code execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18637 unix
ELSA-2008:0498: cups security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22069 unix
Multiple integer overflows in (1) filter/image-png.c and (2) filter/image-zoom.c in CUPS 1.3 allow attackers to cause a ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8768 unix
RHSA-2008:0498: cups security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080498 unix
USN-606-1 -- cupsys vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17808 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-2008-1722

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Cups Cups 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cups Cups 1

- References For CVE-2008-1722
VUPEN ADV-2008-1226
XF cups-imagepng-imagezoom-bo(41832)
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0498
CERT-VN VU#218395
SECTRACK 1019854
BID 28781 CUPS PNG Filter Multiple Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-12-19
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:013
GENTOO GLSA-200804-23

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1722

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