Little CMS 2.9 tificc cmsxform.c PrecalculatedXFORM TIFF File out-of-bounds write

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Little CMS 2.9 (Content Management System). Affected is the function PrecalculatedXFORM of the file cmsxform.c of the component tificc. The manipulation as part of a TIFF File leads to a out-of-bounds write vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-787. The product writes data past the end, or before the beginning, of the intended buffer. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

tificc in Little CMS 2.9 has an out-of-bounds write in the PrecalculatedXFORM function in cmsxform.c in liblcms2.a via a crafted TIFF file.

The bug was discovered 05/28/2018. The weakness was disclosed 05/30/2018 (Website). The advisory is available at github.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2018-11555 since 05/29/2018. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 2 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The entry VDB-118363 is pretty similar.

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Class: Out-of-bounds write
CWE: CWE-787 / CWE-119
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Advisory: 167
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CVE: CVE-2018-11555 (🔍)
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Entryinfo

Created: 05/30/2018 04:59 PM
Updated: 03/17/2023 04:38 PM
Changes: 05/30/2018 04:59 PM (60), 02/09/2020 08:54 PM (1), 03/17/2023 04:38 PM (3)
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