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Bug 194520 - CVE-2006-2906 gd denial of service
CVE-2006-2906 gd denial of service
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gd (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Radek Vokal
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Reported: 2006-06-08 14:00 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 2.0.33-9
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-07-11 04:09:25 EDT
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Testcase based on the C in the bugtraq mail. (9.51 KB, application/x-gzip)
2006-06-08 14:03 EDT, Josh Bressers
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-06-08 14:00:21 EDT
gd denial of service

A flaw was found in the way gd loads certain malformed GIF images.  If
a user loads a broken GIF image it is possible to cause gd to enter an
infinite loop.

There is more information in the bugtraq mail:

This issue also affects FC4
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2006-06-08 14:03:25 EDT
Created attachment 130771 [details]
Testcase based on the C in the bugtraq mail.

This testcase doesn't seem to crash when loading a gif image via a file stream,
but does when the data is loaded via a pointer.

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