CVE-2017-12566

Published: 05 August 2017

In ImageMagick 7.0.6-2, a memory leak vulnerability was found in the function ReadMVGImage in coders/mvg.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service, related to the function ReadSVGImage in svg.c.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
imagemagick
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16)
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/27b3b9ca5cfb7b8935852cf315abc005ea7c1e16

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
0137-memory-leak-in-ReadSVGImage.patch in unstable
0275-CVE-2017-12566-Fix-memory-leak-in-ReadMVGImage.patch in wheezy
not fixing memory leak in trusty and xenial

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