CVE-2008-4864

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Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2008-10-19
CWE:
CWE-190
Bugzilla:
469656: CVE-2008-4864 python: imageop module multiple integer overflows

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple integer overflows in imageop.c in the imageop module in Python 1.5.2 through 2.5.1 allow context-dependent attackers to break out of the Python VM and execute arbitrary code via large integer values in certain arguments to the crop function, leading to a buffer overflow, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-4965 and CVE-2008-1679.

Find out more about CVE-2008-4864 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (python) RHSA-2009:1178 2009-07-27
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (python) RHSA-2009:1177 2009-07-27
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (python) RHSA-2009:1176 2009-07-27
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