Upstream information

CVE-2005-2978 at MITRE

Description

pnmtopng in netpbm before 10.25, when using the -trans option, uses uninitialized size and index variables when converting Portable Anymap (PNM) images to Portable Network Graphics (PNG), which might allow attackers to execute arbitrary code by modifying the stack.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 119601 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • netpbm >= 10.26.12-5.2
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • netpbm >= 10.11.4-179
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • netpbm >= 10.11.4-172.6.3
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • netpbm >= 10.18.15-4.4
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • netpbm >= 10.18.18-3.4
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
  • netpbm >= 10.5-143
core9.ia64
sles9-oes.x86
core9.ppc
core9.s390
core9.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 10528
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • netpbm >= 10.11.4-172.6.3
core9.ia64
sles9-oes.x86
core9.ppc
core9.s390
core9.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 10528