CVE-2006-0405

Current Description

The TIFFFetchShortPair function in tif_dirread.c in libtiff 3.8.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted TIFF image that triggers a NULL pointer dereference, possibly due to changes in type declarations and/or the TIFFVSetField function.

Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html'CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference'

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 25, 2006
Last ModifiedJuly 20, 2017
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationLibtiffLibtiff3.8.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Libtiff Libtiff 3.8.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1029http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1029MISC
http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1034http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1034MISC
18587http://secunia.com/advisories/18587SECUNIAVendor Advisory
20345http://secunia.com/advisories/20345SECUNIAVendor Advisory
GLSA-200605-17http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-17.xmlGENTOO
18172http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18172BID
ADV-2006-0302http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0302VUPENVendor Advisory
libtiff-tiffvsetfield-dos(24275)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24275XF