Apple Mac OS X ImageIO JPEG2000 buffer overflow
|macosx-imageio-jpeg2000-bo (42722)||High Risk|
Apple Mac OS X is vulnerable to a heap-based buffer overflow, caused by an integer overflow in ImageIO. By persuading a victim to view a specially-crafted JPEG2000 image file, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system with elevated privileges or cause the application to crash.
Apply Security Update 2008-003, available from the Apple Web site. See References.
- Apple Web site: About the security content of Security Update 2008-003 / Mac OS X 10.5.3.
- BID-29412: RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X 2008-003 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
- BID-29514: Apple Mac OS X ImageIO JPEG2000 Handling Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-1574: Integer overflow in ImageIO in Apple Mac OS X before 10.5.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted JPEG2000 image that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
- OSVDB ID: 45708: Apple Mac OS X ImageIO JPEG2000 Image Handling Overflow
- SA30430: Apple Mac OS X Security Update Fixes Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SECTRACK ID: 1020144: Mac OS X ImageIO Bugs Disclose Memory Contents to Local Users and Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
- Apple Mac OS X 10.4.11
- Apple Mac OS X 10.5
- Apple Mac OS X 10.5.1
- Apple Mac OS X 10.5.2
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.4.11
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.5
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.5.1
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.5.2
May 28, 2008
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