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1218297: CVE-2010-5325 foomatic: potential remote arbitrary code execution
It was discovered that the unhtmlify() function of foomatic-rip did not correctly calculate buffer sizes, possibly leading to a heap-based memory corruption. A malicious attacker could exploit this flaw to cause foomatic-rip to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code.

Find out more about CVE-2010-5325 from the MITRE CVE dictionary 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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (foomatic) RHSA-2016:0491 2016-03-22

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 foomatic Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 foomatic Not affected
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