Vulnerability Details

Google Picasa 'CAMF' Section Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (Mac OS X)

Published: 2015-11-26 07:48:12
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
This host is installed with Google Picasa and is prone to buffer overflow vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The flaw is due to an integer overflow error when processing CAMF section in FOVb images.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.

Affected Versions:
Google Picasa before version 3.9.140 build 259 on MAc OS X

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Google Picasa version 3.9.140 build 259 or later.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Executable

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-8221

References:

https://packetstormsecurity.com/files/134315
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/536878/100/0/threaded
http://picasa.google.com

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2015-11-26
Modified
2018-10-19
Category
Buffer overflow

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