CVE-2017-12429

Published: 04 August 2017

In ImageMagick 7.0.6-1, a memory exhaustion vulnerability was found in the function ReadMIFFImage in coders/miff.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

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)
Released (8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu5.11)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [8:6.7.7.10-6ubuntu3.11])
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/3ac6c73d39d59a7b0285b3756810272121759a31

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
0090-Memory-exhaustion-in-mpc-coder.patch in unstable
0265-CVE-2017-12429-Fix-memory-exhaustion-in-ReadMIFFImage.patch in wheezy

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