Vulnerability CVE-2004-0797


Published: 2004-10-20   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
The error handling in the (1) inflate and (2) inflateBack functions in ZLib compression library 1.2.x allows local users to cause a denial of service (application crash).

Vendor: GNU
Product: ZLIB 
Version: 1.2.1;

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
2.1/10
2.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial

 References:
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2006.6/SCOSA-2006.6.txt
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2004.17/SCOSA-2004.17.txt
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=252253
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000865
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000878
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109353792914900&w=2
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200408-26.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1011085
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/238678
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:090
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2004_29_zlib.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11051
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2004&m=slackware-security.319160
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/17119
https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=2043

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