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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-8472

Buffer overflow in the png_set_PLTE function in libpng before 1.0.65, 1.1.x and 1.2.x before 1.2.55, 1.3.x, 1.4.x before 1.4.18, 1.5.x before 1.5.25, and 1.6.x before 1.6.20 allows 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. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2015-8126.
Publish Date : 2016-01-21 Last Update Date : 2017-11-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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-2015-8472

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Libpng Libpng 1.0.64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.26 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.27 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.29 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.30 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.31 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.33 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.34 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.35 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.36 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.37 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.38 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.39 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.40 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.41 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.42 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.43 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.44 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.45 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.46 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.47 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.48 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.49 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.52 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.53 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Libpng Libpng 1.2.54 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 Application Libpng Libpng 1.4.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
72 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
73 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
74 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
75 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
76 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
77 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
78 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
79 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
80 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
81 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
82 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
83 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
84 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
85 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
86 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
87 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
88 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
89 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
90 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
91 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
92 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
93 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
94 Application Libpng Libpng 1.5.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
95 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
96 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
97 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
98 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
99 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
100 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
101 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
102 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
103 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
104 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
105 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
106 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
107 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
108 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
109 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
110 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
111 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
112 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
113 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
114 Application Libpng Libpng 1.6.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1
Libpng Libpng 113

- References For CVE-2015-8472

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/78624
BID 78624 libpng CVE-2015-8472 Incomplete Fix Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2016-08-02
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1430
REDHAT RHSA-2016:1430
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10148 CONFIRM
https://support.apple.com/HT206167 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00047.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0272
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2594.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:2594
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2595.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:2595
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2596.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:2596
http://sourceforge.net/projects/libpng/files/libpng15/1.5.25/ CONFIRM
http://sourceforge.net/projects/libpng/files/libpng16/1.6.20/ CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/03/6
MLIST [oss-security] 20151203 Status of CVE-2015-8126: libpng buffer overflow in png_set_PLTE
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3443
DEBIAN DSA-3443
http://sourceforge.net/projects/libpng/files/libpng14/1.4.18/ CONFIRM
http://sourceforge.net/projects/libpng/files/libpng10/1.0.65/ CONFIRM
http://sourceforge.net/projects/libpng/files/libpng12/1.2.55/ CONFIRM
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0057.html
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0057
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00043.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0268
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00044.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0269
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00045.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0270
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00004.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-5
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0055.html
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0055
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0056.html
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0056
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00048.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0279
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00038.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0256
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00041.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0263
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00042.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0265
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-January/174936.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-233750b6ab
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-January/175073.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-4ad4998d00
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-January/174905.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-c80ec85542

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-8472

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