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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-4228

Stack consumption vulnerability in u_bound.c in Xfig 3.2.5b and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long string in a malformed .fig file that uses the 1.3 file format, possibly related to the readfp_fig function in f_read.c.
Publish Date : 2009-12-08 Last Update Date : 2011-01-20
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 Service
CWE ID 399

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2009-4228 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-4228

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Xfig Xfig 3.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Xfig Xfig 3.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Xfig Xfig 3.2.5b Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Xfig Xfig 3

- References For CVE-2009-4228

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=543905 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:010
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:010
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0108
VUPEN ADV-2011-0108
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=559274 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-4228

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


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