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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1570

Integer overflow in the ReadImage function in plug-ins/file-bmp/bmp-read.c in GIMP 2.6.7 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a BMP file with crafted width and height values that trigger a heap-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2009-11-13 Last Update Date : 2022-02-07
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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 190

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2009-11-12 2009-11-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
An Integer Overflow Vulnerability in GIMP(1) May Lead to Denial of Service (DoS) or Execution of Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8290 unix
CVE-2009-1570 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-0838 -- gimp security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27965 unix
ELSA-2011:0838: gimp security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23268 unix
RHSA-2011:0837: gimp security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110837 unix
RHSA-2011:0838: gimp security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21710 unix
RHSA-2011:0838: gimp security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20110838 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-2009-1570

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gimp Gimp 2.6.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gimp Gimp 1

- References For CVE-2009-1570
BUGTRAQ 20091112 Secunia Research: Gimp BMP Image Parsing Integer Overflow Vulnerability
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8290
XF gimp-readimage-bo(54254)
GENTOO GLSA-201209-23
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0837
REDHAT RHSA-2011:0838
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:009
VUPEN ADV-2010-1021
VUPEN ADV-2009-3564
BID 37006 GIMP BMP Image Parsing Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2013-04-01
OSVDB 59930

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1570

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