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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   IBM Flex System Manager Vendors:   IBM
IBM Flex System Manager Buffer Overflow in Processing GIF Files Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1035331
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1035331
CVE Reference:   CVE-2015-7555   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 18 2016
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 1.1.x.x, 1.2.0.x, 1.3.0.x, 1.3.1.x, 1.3.2.x, 1.3.3.x, 1.3.4.x
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM Flex System Manager. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted GIF file that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a heap overflow in giflib and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   IBM has issued a fix (APAR IT14210).

The IBM advisory is available at:

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg3T1023474

Vendor URL:  www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg3T1023474 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error

Message History:   None.


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