Bug 600729 - (CVE-2010-4743, CVE-2010-4744) CVE-2010-4743 CVE-2010-4744 Abcm2ps v5.9.13: Multiple security vulnerabilities
CVE-2010-4743 CVE-2010-4744 Abcm2ps v5.9.13: Multiple security vulnerabilities
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 663809
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Reported: 2010-06-05 14:56 EDT by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2015-07-31 02:27 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: abcm2ps 5.9.13
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Last Closed: 2012-08-16 14:13:02 EDT
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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2010-06-05 14:56:43 EDT
Abcm2ps upstream has released latest v5.9.13 version,
fixing "yet more multiple unspecified vulnerabilities":
  [1] http://moinejf.free.fr/abcm2ps-5.txt

Current versions of abcm2ps package, present in Fedora release
of 11, 12, and 13, are v5.9.5 based (and potentially vulnerable).

Please rebase to new version to overcome these.
Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2010-12-16 16:54:49 EST
Created abcm2ps tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 663809]
Comment 2 Jan Lieskovsky 2011-02-19 13:32:06 EST
The CVE identifier of CVE-2010-4744 has been assigned to the following

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in abcm2ps before 5.9.13 have
unknown impact and attack vectors, a different issue than

[1] http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-4744
[2] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=577014
[3] http://moinejf.free.fr/abcm2ps-5.txt
[4] http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-February/054015.html
[5] http://secunia.com/advisories/43338
[6] http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0390
Comment 3 Jan Lieskovsky 2011-02-19 13:34:18 EST
The CVE identifier of CVE-2010-4743 has been assigned to the following

Heap-based buffer overflow in the getarena function in abc2ps.c in
abcm2ps before 5.9.13 might allow remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code via a crafted ABC file, a different vulnerability than
CVE-2010-3441. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third
party information.

[1] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=577014
[2] http://moinejf.free.fr/abcm2ps-5.txt
[3] http://secunia.com/advisories/40033
[4] http://secunia.com/advisories/43338
[5] http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0390

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