CVE-2017-11523

Published: 22 July 2017

The ReadTXTImage function in coders/txt.c in ImageMagick through 6.9.9-0 and 7.x through 7.0.6-1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted file, because the end-of-file condition is not considered.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
imagemagick
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needed

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Ignored

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was ignored)
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/a8f9c2aabed37cd6a728532d1aed13ae0f3dfd78

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
This is 0102-CVE-2017-11523-endless-loop-in-ReadTXTImage.patch in unstable
This is 0087-CVE-2017-11523-endless-loop-in-ReadTXTImage.patch in stretch
This is 0243-Fix-endless-loop-in-ReadTXTImage.patch in wheezy
not fixing memory leak in trusty and xenial

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