DescriptionBuffer overflow in the EXIF library (libexif) 0.6.9 does not properly validate the structure of the EXIF tags, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a JPEG image with a crafted EXIF tag.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2005:011, published Fri, 15 Apr 2005 13:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:05:29 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:30 2022