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Security Bulletin: IBM Expeditor is affected with Pixman library information disclosure (CVE-2014-9766)

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IBM Expeditor 6.2.3 (Embedded Browser consumes Pixman 0.13.3) and IBM Expeditor 9.0.1 (Embedded Browser consumes Pixman 0.21.7) are impacted by vulnerabilities in the Pixman library. Please update the Pixman library to either of the following versions: 0.26.0-4+deb7u2, 0.32.6-3, or 0.33.6-1.

Vulnerability Details

CVE-ID: CVE-2014-9766
Description: Pixman could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an integer overflow in the create_bits(0 function. By sending an overly long argument, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.

Affected Products and Versions

IBM Expeditor 6.2.3

IBM Expeditor 6.2.2

IBM Expeditor 6.2.1


Customers may open a Service Request with IBM Support and reference SPR PPUEAAVCSJ for custom fixes.

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Related information

IBM Secure Engineering Web Portal
IBM Product Security Incident Response Blog

Change History

7/1: Initial publication.

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Document information

More support for: Lotus Expeditor

Software version: 6.2.1, 6.2.2, 6.2.3

Operating system(s): Linux, OS X, Windows

Reference #: 1984077

Modified date: 01 July 2016

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