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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-1640

Off-by-one error in the parseicon function in libclamav/pe_icons.c in ClamAV 0.96 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted PE icon that triggers an out-of-bounds read, related to improper rounding during scaling.
Publish Date : 2010-05-26 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-1640 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2010-1640

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Clamav Clamav 0.96 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Clamav Clamav 1

- References For CVE-2010-1640 CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20100521 CVE Request: off by one DoS in pe_icons.c
VUPEN ADV-2010-1214;a=blob_plain;f=ChangeLog;hb=clamav-0.96.1 CONFIRM;a=blobdiff;f=libclamav/pe_icons.c;h=3f1bc5be69d0f9d84e576814d1a3cc6f40c4ff2c;hp=39a714f05968f9e929576bf171dd0eb58bf06bef;hb=7f0e3bbf77382d9782e0189bf80f5f59a95779b3;hpb=f0eb394501ec21b9fe67f36cbf5db788711d4236 CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:014
BID 40318 ClamAV 'parseicon()' Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2010-09-07
XF clamav-parseicon-dos(58825)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-1640

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