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CVE-2008-2427

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Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in NConvert 4.92, GFL SDK 2.82, and XnView 1.93.6 on Windows and 1.70 on Linux and FreeBSD allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted format keyword in a Sun TAAC file.

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secunia-xnview.txt
Posted Jun 20, 2008
Authored by Stefan Cornelius | Site secunia.com

Secunia Research has discovered a vulnerability in XnView, NConvert, and GFL SDK, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system. The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error when processing the "format" keyword of Sun TAAC files. This can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow by e.g. tricking a user into viewing a specially crafted Sun TAAC file. Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code. The vulnerability is confirmed in version 1.70 of XnView for Linux and FreeBSD, XnView 1.93.6 for Windows, GFL SDK 2.82, and NConvert 4.92. Other versions may also be affected.

tags | advisory, overflow, arbitrary
systems | linux, windows, freebsd
advisories | CVE-2008-2427
SHA-256 | 6d513fbba9ac630cb473e7094e4a5581a9466f3b53e85402becb12abda7c023e
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