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CVE-2008-2542 - Dyspathetic Cotton

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the getline function in Ppm/ppm.C in NASA Ames Research Center BigView 1.8 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PNM file.

Reference

http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2304 http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29517 http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3924 http://secunia.com/advisories/30546 http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1745/references https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42847 http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/493112/100/0/threaded