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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2370

Multiple integer overflows in the read_bitmap_file_data function in io-xbm.c in gdk-pixbuf before 2.26.1 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a negative (1) height or (2) width in an XBM file, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2012-08-13 Last Update Date : 2017-08-28
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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 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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2013-0135 -- gtk2 security and bug fix update (low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27570 unix
ELSA-2013:0135: gtk2 security and bug fix update (Low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22930 unix
RHSA-2013:0135: gtk2 security and bug fix update (Low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20150 unix
RHSA-2013:0135: gtk2 security and bug fix update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20130135 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-2012-2370

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 2.23.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 2.23.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 2.23.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 2.24.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 2.24.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 2.25.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 2.25.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 2.26.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Gdk-pixbuf 8

- References For CVE-2012-2370 CONFIRM CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2013:0135
GENTOO GLSA-201206-20
MLIST [oss-security] 20120515 CVE Request: gdk-pixbuf Integer overflow in XBM file loader
XF gdkpixbuf-readbitmapfiledata-bo(75578)
BID 53548 gdk-pixbuf 'read_bitmap_file_data()' Remote Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2013-01-17
MLIST [oss-security] 20120515 Re: CVE Request: gdk-pixbuf Integer overflow in XBM file loader

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2370

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