CVE-2017-12434

Published: 04 August 2017

In ImageMagick 7.0.6-1, a missing NULL check vulnerability was found in the function ReadMATImage in coders/mat.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure) in DestroyImageInfo in image.c.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
imagemagick
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-14)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Ignored
(code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was ignored [code not present])
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/6767f31cac3eacdc9dc41b3193a73bdd37610375

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
trusty and xenial don't have the same code path and don't
appear vulnerable.
0103-assertion-failed-in-DestroyImageInfo.patch in unstable
0088-assertion-failed-in-DestroyImageInfo.patch in stretch

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