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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1720

Multiple integer overflows in OpenEXR 1.2.2 and 1.6.1 allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors that trigger heap-based buffer overflows, related to (1) the Imf::PreviewImage::PreviewImage function and (2) compressor constructors. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
Publish Date : 2009-07-31 Last Update Date : 2012-10-22
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-1720 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20091720 unix
DSA-1842 openexr -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7863 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-2009-1720

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openexr Openexr 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openexr Openexr 1.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openexr Openexr 2

- References For CVE-2009-1720

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Aug/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-08-05-1
http://secunia.com/advisories/36030
SECUNIA 36030
http://secunia.com/advisories/36096
SECUNIA 36096
http://secunia.com/advisories/36032
SECUNIA 36032
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022674
SECTRACK 1022674
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:191
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:191
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:190
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:190
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3757 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/36753
SECUNIA 36753
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-831-1
UBUNTU USN-831-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2035
VUPEN ADV-2009-2035
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openexr/openexr_1.2.2-4.3+etch2.diff.gz CONFIRM
http://release.debian.org/proposed-updates/stable_diffs/openexr_1.6.1-3%2Blenny3.debdiff CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1842
DEBIAN DSA-1842
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openexr/openexr_1.6.1-3+lenny3.diff.gz CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2172
VUPEN ADV-2009-2172
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01290.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8136
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01286.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8132
http://secunia.com/advisories/36123
SECUNIA 36123
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-218A.html
CERT TA09-218A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35838
BID 35838 OpenEXR Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-01-01

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1720

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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