CVE-2014-9850

high
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Description

Logic error in ImageMagick 6.8.9.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption).

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00002.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00011.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00018.html

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/02/13

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3131-1

https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/collab-maint/imagemagick.git/commit/?h=debian-patches/6.8.9.9-4-for-upstream&id=2257d1eadd02d89d225fce21013a1219d221dc7d

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1343510

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-03-20

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
95053Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 16.10 : imagemagick vulnerabilities (USN-3131-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
93179SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2016:1784-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
92487openSUSE Security Update : ImageMagick (openSUSE-2016-883)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
91967openSUSE Security Update : ImageMagick (openSUSE-2016-840)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical