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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0733

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the ReadSetOfCurves function in LittleCMS (aka lcms or liblcms) before 1.18beta2, as used in Firefox 3.1beta, OpenJDK, and GIMP, allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted image file associated with a large integer value for the (1) input or (2) output channel, related to the ReadLUT_A2B and ReadLUT_B2A functions.
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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- 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 2009-02-24 2009-03-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-0733 unix
DSA-1745 lcms -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7412 unix
DSA-1745-1 lcms -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13746 unix
DSA-1745-2 lcms -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13591 unix
DSA-1769 openjdk-6 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8037 unix
DSA-1769-1 openjdk-6 -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13469 unix
ELSA-2009:0339: lcms security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22595 unix
ELSA-2009:0377: java-1.6.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22718 unix
Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the ReadSetOfCurves function in LittleCMS (aka lcms or liblcms) before 1.18beta... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9742 unix
RHSA-2009:0339 -- lcms security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29236 unix
RHSA-2009:0339: lcms security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090339 unix
RHSA-2009:0377 -- java-1.6.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29277 unix
RHSA-2009:0377: java-1.6.0-openjdk security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090377 unix
USN-744-1 -- lcms vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13131 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2009-0733

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gimp Gimp Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.07 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.08 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.09 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Littlecms Lcms 1.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.1 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application SUN Openjdk 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gimp Gimp 1
Littlecms Lcms 11
Mozilla Firefox 1
SUN Openjdk 1

- References For CVE-2009-0733
XF littlecms-readsetofcurves-bo(49330)
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0377
BID 34185 Little CMS Memory Leak and Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-12-02
SECTRACK 1021869
BUGTRAQ 20090320 [oCERT-2009-003] LittleCMS integer errors
BUGTRAQ 20090320 LittleCMS vulnerabilities (OpenJDK, Firefox, GIMP, etc. impacted)
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0339
SLACKWARE SSA:2009-083-01
GENTOO GLSA-200904-19
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:007

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0733

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