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CVE-2005-0605

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2005-03-01
Bugzilla: 430520: CVE-2005-0605 libxpm buffer overflow

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

scan.c for LibXPM may allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via a negative bitmap_unit value that leads to a buffer overflow.

Find out more about CVE-2005-0605 from the MITRE CVE 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 Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (XFree86) RHSA-2005:044 April 06, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (lesstif) RHSA-2005:473 May 24, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (openmotif) RHSA-2005:412 May 11, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 RHSA-2005:412 May 11, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (XFree86) RHSA-2005:331 March 30, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2005:198 June 08, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2005:412 May 11, 2005
Red Hat Satellite 5.0 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0261 May 20, 2008
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.3 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 June 30, 2008
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 June 30, 2008

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