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CVE-2007-0243

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2007-01-17
Bugzilla:
325941: CVE-2007-0243 java-jre: GIF buffer overflow

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in Sun JDK and Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.0 Update 9 and earlier, SDK and JRE 1.4.2_12 and earlier, and SDK and JRE 1.3.1_18 and earlier allows applets to gain privileges via a GIF image with a block with a 0 width field, which triggers memory corruption.

Find out more about CVE-2007-0243 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2007:0166 2007-04-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 RHSA-2007:0072 2007-01-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2007:0167 2007-04-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 3 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2007:0166 2007-04-25
Red Hat Satellite 5.0 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0261 2008-05-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2007:0167 2007-04-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2007:0166 2007-04-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras RHSA-2007:0956 2007-10-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 RHSA-2007:0956 2007-10-16
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.4 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 2008-06-30
Red Hat Satellite v 4.2 (RHEL v.3 AS) RHSA-2008:0524 2008-06-30

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 Extras java-1.5.0-bea 1.5.0.11-1jpp.2.el4 Fixed

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