CVE-2004-0914

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2004-09-15
Bugzilla:
430516: CVE-2004-0914 openmotif21 stack overflows in libxpm

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple vulnerabilities in libXpm for 6.8.1 and earlier, as used in XFree86 and other packages, include (1) multiple integer overflows, (2) out-of-bounds memory accesses, (3) directory traversal, (4) shell metacharacter, (5) endless loops, and (6) memory leaks, which could allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information, cause a denial of service (application crash), or execute arbitrary code via a certain XPM image file. NOTE: it is highly likely that this candidate will be SPLIT into other candidates in the future, per CVE's content decisions.

Find out more about CVE-2004-0914 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.3 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 2008-06-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (XFree86) RHSA-2004:610 2004-12-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (lesstif) RHSA-2005:004 2005-01-12
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 RHSA-2004:537 2004-12-02
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 2008-06-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (XFree86) RHSA-2004:612 2004-12-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (openmotif) RHSA-2004:537 2004-12-02

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 openmotif 2.2.3-4.RHEL3.4 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 openmotif21 2.1.30-9.RHEL3.4 Fixed