Bug 1261836 - (CVE-2015-7673) CVE-2015-7673 gdk-pixbuf: Heap overflow and DoS vulnerability when scaling a TGA file
CVE-2015-7673 gdk-pixbuf: Heap overflow and DoS vulnerability when scaling a ...
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Blocks: 1261849
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Reported: 2015-09-10 05:44 EDT by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2016-01-22 10:03 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: gdk-pixbuf 2.32.0
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Last Closed: 2015-10-23 08:57:30 EDT
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Description Adam Mariš 2015-09-10 05:44:29 EDT
It was reported that heap overflow and DoS in gdk-pixbuf implementation occurs triggered by scaling TGA file. This library is used also by Firefox and Chromium, making them vulnerable.
Comment 13 Adam Mariš 2015-10-02 04:12:12 EDT
CVE request:

Comment 14 Adam Mariš 2015-10-02 04:54:18 EDT

Red Hat would like to thank Gustavo Grieco for reporting this issue.
Comment 15 Adam Mariš 2015-10-05 07:59:22 EDT
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Comment 16 Stefan Cornelius 2015-10-23 08:55:05 EDT
The infinite loop in RHEL6 is annoying but shouldn't qualify as security issue.

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