CVE-2006-4168

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2007-06-13
CWE:
CWE-190
Bugzilla:
243888: CVE-2006-4168 libexif integer overflow

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in the exif_data_load_data_entry function in libexif/exif-data.c in Libexif before 0.6.16 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or execute arbitrary code via an image with many EXIF components, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Find out more about CVE-2006-4168 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (libexif) RHSA-2007:0501 2007-06-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (libexif) RHSA-2007:0501 2007-06-14
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