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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0584

icc.c in the International Color Consortium (ICC) Format library (aka icclib), as used in Ghostscript 8.64 and earlier and Argyll Color Management System (CMS) 1.0.3 and earlier, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code by using a device file for processing a crafted image file associated with large integer values for certain sizes, related to an ICC profile in a (1) PostScript or (2) PDF file with embedded images.
Publish Date : 2009-03-23 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-02-27 2009-03-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-0584 unix
DSA-1746-1 ghostscript -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13122 unix
ELSA-2009:0345: ghostscript security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22722 unix
icc.c in the International Color Consortium (ICC) Format library (aka icclib), as used in Ghostscript 8.64 and earlier a... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10544 unix
RHSA-2009:0345 -- ghostscript security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29171 unix
RHSA-2009:0345: ghostscript security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090345 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-2009-0584

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Argyllcms CMS 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 5.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 7.05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 7.07 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.15.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.54 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.56 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.57 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.60 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Ghostscript Ghostscript 8.64 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Argyllcms CMS 1
Ghostscript Ghostscript 13

- References For CVE-2009-0584
VUPEN ADV-2009-0777
VUPEN ADV-2009-0816
XF ghostscript-icclib-bo(49327)
VUPEN ADV-2009-0776
BUGTRAQ 20090319 rPSA-2009-0050-1 ghostscript
BID 34184 Ghostscript Multiple Input Validation and Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-12-15
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0345
GENTOO GLSA-200903-37
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:007

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0584

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