Bug 2242249 (CVE-2023-43789) - CVE-2023-43789 libXpm: out of bounds read on XPM with corrupted colormap
Summary: CVE-2023-43789 libXpm: out of bounds read on XPM with corrupted colormap
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Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2023-43789
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
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Assignee: Product Security
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Depends On: 2243048 2248829
Blocks: 2240180
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2023-10-05 07:11 UTC by Dhananjay Arunesh
Modified: 2023-11-09 08:29 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: libXpm 3.5.17
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A vulnerability was found in libXpm where a vulnerability exists due to a boundary condition, a local user can trigger an out-of-bounds read error and read contents of memory on the system.
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Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2023-10-05 07:11:09 UTC
A vulnerability was found in libXpm where a vulnerability exists due to a boundary condition, a local user can trigger an out-of-bounds read error and read contents of memory on the system.

Comment 1 Sandipan Roy 2023-10-10 12:04:05 UTC
Created libXpm tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2243048]

Comment 3 Niels De Graef 2023-10-25 14:05:40 UTC
 Dhananjay,

Any Xpm CVE also needs a ticket filed in the motif component as well (since it has an in-tree copy of Xpm). Would you mind taking care of those?

Comment 4 Dhananjay Arunesh 2023-11-09 08:23:46 UTC
Created motif tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2248829]


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