CVE-2017-12877

MEDIUM
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Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the DestroyImage function in image.c in ImageMagick before 7.0.6-6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file.

References

https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/04178de2247e353fc095846784b9a10fefdbf890

https://blogs.gentoo.org/ago/2017/08/10/imagemagick-use-after-free-in-destroyimage-image-c/

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/08/16/2

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201711-07

https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-4040

https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-4074

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3681-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-08-28

Updated: 2021-04-28

Type: CWE-416

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
110516Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 17.10 / 18.04 LTS : ImageMagick vulnerabilities (USN-3681-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
105489Debian DSA-4074-1 : imagemagick - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
104684Debian DSA-4040-1 : imagemagick - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
104515GLSA-201711-07 : ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
102889Debian DLA-1081-1 : imagemagick security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical