CVE-2005-2974

NameCVE-2005-2974
Descriptionlibungif library before 4.1.0 allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted GIF file that triggers a null dereference.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-890-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs337972, 395382
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
giflib (PTS)squeeze4.1.6-9fixed
wheezy4.1.6-10fixed
stretch, sid, jessie4.1.6-11fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
giflibsource(unstable)4.1.4-1unimportant395382
libungif4source(unstable)4.1.3-4unimportant337972
libungif4sourcesarge4.1.3-2sarge1lowDSA-890-1
libungif4sourcewoody4.1.0b1-2woody1lowDSA-890-1

Notes

Just a bug, hardly security implications

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