CVE-2015-1859

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-03-11
CWE:
CWE-122->CWE-125->CWE-787->CWE-805
Bugzilla:
1210674: CVE-2015-1859 qt: segmentation fault in qicohandler.cpp
A memory corruption flaw was found in the way Qt handled certain Icon (ICO) files. If a user loaded a specially crafted ICO image file with an application linked against Qt, it could cause the application to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application.

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CVSS v2 metrics

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

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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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 qt Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 qt3 Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 qt3 Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 qt Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 qt4 Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 qt Not affected

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank Richard Moore of KDE for reporting this issue.

Mitigation

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