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CVE-2007-5503

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2007-11-29
CWE:
CWE-190
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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (cairo) RHSA-2007:1078 2007-11-29