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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-9709

The GetCode_ function in gd_gif_in.c in GD 2.1.1 and earlier, as used in PHP before 5.5.21 and 5.6.x before 5.6.5, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted GIF image that is improperly handled by the gdImageCreateFromGif function.
Publish Date : 2015-03-30 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
HP-UX Apache Server Suite running Apache Tomcat or PHP, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) and Other Vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29027 unix
RHSA-2015:1135: php security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20151135 unix
RHSA-2015:1218: php security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20151218 unix
SUSE-SU-2015:0866-1 -- Security update for gd (low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28921 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-2014-9709

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libgd Libgd 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application PHP PHP 5.4.39 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application PHP PHP 5.5.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Alpha1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Alpha2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Alpha3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Beta4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Alpha4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Alpha5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application PHP PHP 5.6.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application PHP PHP 5.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application PHP PHP 5.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application PHP PHP 5.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application PHP PHP 5.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libgd Libgd 1
Opensuse Opensuse 2

- References For CVE-2014-9709 CONFIRM CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2015:1066
REDHAT RHSA-2015:1135
BID 73306 PHP LibGD Extension 'gd_gif_in.c' Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2015-07-15 CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2015:1218
GENTOO GLSA-201607-04
HP SSRT102066
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:0644
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:0868
APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-09-30-3

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-9709

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