CVE Reference: CVE-2009-1721

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CVE-2009-1721

Description:
The decompression implementation in the Imf::hufUncompress function in OpenEXR 1.2.2 and 1.6.1 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors that trigger a free of an uninitialized pointer.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-831-1

ST
  1022674

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA36030
  Secunia Advisory: SA36032
  Secunia Advisory: SA36096
  Secunia Advisory: SA36123
  Secunia Advisory: SA36753

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:191
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:190

FEDORA

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1842

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3757
  http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openexr/openexr_1.6.1-3+lenny3.diff.gz
  http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openexr/openexr_1.2.2-4.3+etch2.diff.gz
  http://release.debian.org/proposed-updates/stable_diffs/openexr_1.6.1-3%2Blenny3.debdiff

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-218A.html

BID
  35838

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Aug/msg00001.html


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