Bug 170150 - CAN-2005-3178 xloadimage NIFF buffer overflow
CAN-2005-3178 xloadimage NIFF buffer overflow
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: xloadimage (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Martin Stransky
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Reported: 2005-10-07 15:22 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-802
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-10-18 11:50:50 EDT
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:802 low SHIPPED_LIVE Low: xloadimage security update 2005-10-18 00:00:00 EDT

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Description Josh Bressers 2005-10-07 15:22:29 EDT
A number of buffer overflow issues when processing NIFF images was reported to

These issues are triggered by constructing a NIFF image with a very long
embedded image title.
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-10-07 15:23:25 EDT
This issue should also affect RHEL2.1 and RHEL3
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-10-18 11:50:50 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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