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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-4676
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:28:46
Published 31 Dec 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-4676

Summary

Buffer overflow in Andreas Huggel Exiv2 before 0.9 does not null terminate strings before calling the sscanf function, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via images with crafted IPTC metadata.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Andreas Huggel Exiv2 0.3

  • Andreas Huggel Exiv2 0.4

  • Andreas Huggel Exiv2 0.5

  • Andreas Huggel Exiv2 0.6

  • Andreas Huggel Exiv2 0.6.1

  • Andreas Huggel Exiv2 0.6.2

  • Andreas Huggel Exiv2 0.7

  • Andreas Huggel Exiv2 0.8


References

BID - 16400

SECUNIA - 18619

VUPEN - ADV-2006-0345

CONFIRM - http://home.arcor.de/ahuggel/exiv2/changelog.html

MISC - http://dev.robotbattle.com/mantis/bug_view_advanced_page.php?bug_id=447

XF - exiv2-iptc-metadata-dos(24349)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:41:24