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CVE-2010-1205

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

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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 RHSA-2010:0534 2010-07-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0546 2010-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0545 2010-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (libpng) RHSA-2010:0534 2010-07-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2010:0534 2010-07-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0545 2010-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 2010-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0546 2010-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 2010-07-21

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 libpng Not affected

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