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CVE-2009-4134

Impact: Low
Public: 2010-05-10
Bugzilla: 541698: CVE-2009-4134 CVE-2010-1449 CVE-2010-1450 python: rgbimg: multiple security issues

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer underflow in the rgbimg module in Python 2.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a large ZSIZE value in a black-and-white (aka B/W) RGB image that triggers an invalid pointer dereference.

Find out more about CVE-2009-4134 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security
impact, a future update may address this flaw.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5.1
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (python) RHSA-2011:0260 February 16, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (python) RHSA-2011:0027 January 13, 2011

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