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CVE-2017-18219

Published: 5 March 2018

An issue was discovered in GraphicsMagick 1.3.26. An allocation failure vulnerability was found in the function ReadOnePNGImage in coders/png.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file that triggers an attempt at a large png_pixels array allocation.

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

Low

Cvss 3 Severity Score

6.5

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
graphicsmagick
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
hirsute Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
artful Ignored
(end of life)
bionic Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
cosmic Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
disco Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
eoan Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
focal Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
groovy Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
impish Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
jammy Not vulnerable
(1.3.28-1)
upstream
Released (1.3.27-1)
xenial
Released (1.3.23-1ubuntu0.6)
trusty
Released (1.3.18-1ubuntu3.1+esm6)
Available with Ubuntu Pro or Ubuntu Pro (Infra-only)

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