Bug 1618102 (CVE-2006-2440) - CVE-2006-2440 security flaw
Summary: CVE-2006-2440 security flaw
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Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: CVE-2006-2440
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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low
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Reported: 2018-08-16 12:21 UTC by Stephen Herr
Modified: 2021-02-16 23:17 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-08-16 12:21:28 UTC


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Description Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 12:21:22 UTC
Flaw bug created to hold information about an old flaw we knew something about. For more details see the MITRE CVE description.

Comment 1 Stephen Herr 2018-08-16 16:42:48 UTC
MITRE description:

Heap-based buffer overflow in the libMagick component of ImageMagick 6.0.6.2 might allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via an image index array that triggers the overflow during filename glob expansion by the ExpandFilenames function.

Comment 2 Stephen Herr 2019-06-13 19:28:58 UTC
Statement:

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=192278

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.  More information regarding issue severity can be found here:
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/

This issue does not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 or 3.


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