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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1364

Use-after-free vulnerability in the embedded GD library in libwmf allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted WMF file.
Publish Date : 2009-05-01 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required 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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-04-16 2009-04-27
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-1364 unix
DSA-1796 libwmf -- pointer use-after-free oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7918 unix
DSA-1796-1 libwmf -- pointer use-after-free oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13456 unix
ELSA-2009:0457: libwmf security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21888 unix
RHSA-2009:0457 -- libwmf security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29380 unix
RHSA-2009:0457: libwmf security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090457 unix
Use-after-free vulnerability in the embedded GD library in libwmf allows context-dependent attackers to cause a ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10959 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1364

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Francis James Franklin Libwmf Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Novell Opensuse 13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Novell Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Francis James Franklin Libwmf 1
Novell Opensuse 2

- References For CVE-2009-1364
XF libwmf-gdlibrary-code-execution(50290)
BID 34792 libwmf WMF Image File Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-12-07
GENTOO GLSA-200907-01
SECTRACK 1022154
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1134 CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0457
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1132
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:011

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1364

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