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CVE-2010-1205

Impact: Important
Public: 2010-06-25
Bugzilla: 608238: CVE-2010-1205 libpng: out-of-bounds memory write

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in pngpread.c in libpng before 1.2.44 and 1.4.x before 1.4.3, as used in progressive applications, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PNG image that triggers an additional data row.

Find out more about CVE-2010-1205 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
RHEL Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0545 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0545 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 RHSA-2010:0534 July 14, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0546 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2010:0534 July 14, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0546 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (libpng) RHSA-2010:0534 July 14, 2010

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