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CVE-2017-12427

Published: 04 August 2017

The ProcessMSLScript function in coders/msl.c in ImageMagick before 6.9.9-5 and 7.x before 7.0.6-5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory leak) via a crafted file, related to the WriteMSLImage function.

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-16ubuntu2)
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/841f7b27dc88c685c61252d59b7e20e94c982456

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
0141-Memory-leaks-in-WriteMSLImage.patch in unstable
0263-CVE-2017-12427-Fix-remote-denial-of-service-memory-leak-in-WriteMSLImage.patch in wheezy
not fixing memory leak in trusty and xenial

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