CVE-2017-11166

Published: 10 July 2017

The ReadXWDImage function in coders\xwd.c in ImageMagick 7.0.5-6 has a memory leak vulnerability that can cause memory exhaustion via a crafted length (number of color-map entries) field in the header of an XWD file.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
imagemagick
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-12ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Ignored

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was ignored)
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/31b842a218225cd7feddf65cbccf9d783c6cb526
Upstream: https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/5964475e21e7e3bdd27835b71aa17d1678c21d7c (im6)

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
fix by 0034-2-2-CVE-2017-8352.patch
as of 2018-06-06, doesn't appear fixed in jessie
not fixing memory leak in trusty and xenial

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