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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-3546: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-3546: PHP: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/19/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/29/2021

Description

The _gdGetColors function in gd_gd.c in PHP 5.2.11 and 5.3.x before 5.3.1, and the GD Graphics Library 2.x, does not properly verify a certain colorsTotal structure member, which might allow remote attackers to conduct buffer overflow or buffer over-read attacks via a crafted GD file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-3293. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-lang-php
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-libs-gd

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