CVE-2012-1571

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2012-02-16
CWE:
CWE-122
Bugzilla:
805197: CVE-2012-1571 file: out of bounds read in CDF parser
A denial of service flaw was found in the way the File Information (fileinfo) extension parsed certain Composite Document Format (CDF) files. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash a PHP application using fileinfo via a specially crafted CDF file.

Find out more about CVE-2012-1571 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

This issue did not affect the versions of the php and file packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 7.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (php53) RHSA-2014:1012 2014-08-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (php) RHSA-2014:1012 2014-08-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (file) RHSA-2014:1606 2014-10-13

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux php55-php Not affected
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux php54-php Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 php Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 file Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 rpm Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 php Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 file Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 cdrtools Not affected
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