9026 : Qt qimage.cpp read_dib Function BMP Handling Overflow
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Disclosure Date
Time to Exploit
29 days


A remote overflow exists in Trolltech Qt. The read_dib() fails to check user supplied d resulting in a buffer overflow in at least three blocks of code. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can execute arbitrary code with the privelege of the current user resulting in a loss of confidentiality, integrity, and/or availability.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality, Loss of Integrity, Loss of Availability
Exploit: Exploit Public


Upgrade to version 3.3.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.




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  • Chris Evans - chrisscary.beasts.org -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1


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