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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-8126

Multiple buffer overflows in the (1) png_set_PLTE and (2) png_get_PLTE functions in libpng before 1.0.64, 1.1.x and 1.2.x before 1.2.54, 1.3.x and 1.4.x before 1.4.17, 1.5.x before 1.5.24, and 1.6.x before 1.6.19 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a small bit-depth value in an IHDR (aka image header) chunk in a PNG image.
Publish Date : 2015-11-12 Last Update Date : 2017-06-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2015:2594: libpng security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20152594 unix
RHSA-2015:2595: libpng12 security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20152595 unix
RHSA-2015:2596: libpng security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20152596 unix
RHSA-2016:0055: java-1.8.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160055 unix
RHSA-2016:0056: java-1.7.0-oracle security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160056 unix
RHSA-2016:0057: java-1.6.0-sun security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160057 unix
RHSA-2016:0099: java-1.7.1-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160099 unix
RHSA-2016:0100: java-1.7.0-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160100 unix
RHSA-2016:0101: java-1.6.0-ibm security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160101 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-2015-8126

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1
Libpng Libpng 1

- References For CVE-2015-8126
GENTOO GLSA-201603-09
GENTOO GLSA-201611-08
BID 77568 libpng CVE-2015-8126 Multiple Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2016-08-02
REDHAT RHSA-2016:1430
MLIST [oss-security] 20151112 CVE request: libpng buffer overflow in png_set_PLTE
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0055
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0056
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0057
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0103
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0104
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0105
REDHAT RHSA-2015:2594
REDHAT RHSA-2015:2595
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2262
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0665
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0684
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0729
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2135
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2263
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2136
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0664
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0272
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0279
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0270
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0269
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0268
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0265
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2100
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0256
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0263
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2099
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-233750b6ab
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-4ad4998d00
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-c80ec85542
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-43735c33a7
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-9a1c707b10
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-8a1243db75
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-97fc1797fa
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-13668fff74
APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-5
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-1d87313b7c
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-5e52306c9c

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-8126

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