CVE Database

CVE-2007-0243

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

Details

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 and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2007:0166 April 25, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.5.0-bea) RHSA-2007:0956 October 16, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2007:0167 April 25, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 RHSA-2007:0072 January 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2007:0166 April 25, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.4.2-ibm) RHSA-2007:0166 April 25, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (java-1.5.0-ibm) RHSA-2007:0167 April 25, 2007
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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