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CVE-2017-14042

Published: 30 August 2017

A memory allocation failure was discovered in the ReadPNMImage function in coders/pnm.c in GraphicsMagick 1.3.26. The vulnerability causes a big memory allocation, which may lead to remote denial of service in the MagickRealloc function in magick/memory.c.

From the Ubuntu Security Team

It was discovered that GraphicsMagick incorrectly handled certain image files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service or other unspecified impact.

Priority

Medium

Cvss 3 Severity Score

6.5

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
graphicsmagick
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
artful Ignored
(end of life)
bionic Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
cosmic Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
disco Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
eoan Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
focal Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
groovy Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
hirsute Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
impish Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
jammy Not vulnerable
(1.3.26-9)
trusty
Released (1.3.18-1ubuntu3.1+esm1)
Available with Ubuntu Pro or Ubuntu Pro (Infra-only)
upstream Needs triage

xenial
Released (1.3.23-1ubuntu0.2)
zesty Ignored
(end of life)

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 6.5
Attack vector Network
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity impact None
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H