CVE Database


Impact: Important
Public: 2007-11-29
Bugzilla: 387431: CVE-2007-5503 cairo integer overflow


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple integer overflows in Cairo before 1.4.12 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, as demonstrated using a crafted PNG image with large width and height values, which is not properly handled by the read_png function.

Find out more about CVE-2007-5503 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (cairo) RHSA-2007:1078 November 29, 2007

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