CVE-2017-18271

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Description

In ImageMagick 7.0.7-16 Q16 x86_64 2017-12-22, an infinite loop vulnerability was found in the function ReadMIFFImage in coders/miff.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU exhaustion) via a crafted MIFF image file.

References

https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/issues/911

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/05/msg00012.html

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/05/msg00015.html

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/09/msg00007.html

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-05-18

Updated: 2020-09-08

Type: CWE-835

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.1

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/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 (15 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
143991NewStart CGSL CORE 5.05 / MAIN 5.05 : ImageMagick Multiple Vulnerabilities (NS-SA-2020-0119)NessusNewStart CGSL Local Security Checks
critical
143964NewStart CGSL CORE 5.04 / MAIN 5.04 : ImageMagick Multiple Vulnerabilities (NS-SA-2020-0079)NessusNewStart CGSL Local Security Checks
critical
141987Amazon Linux 2 : ImageMagick (ALAS-2020-1497)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
critical
140297Debian DLA-2366-1 : imagemagick security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
138633Amazon Linux AMI : php-pecl-imagick (ALAS-2020-1391)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
critical
135797Scientific Linux Security Update : ImageMagick on SL7.x x86_64 (20200407)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
critical
135354CentOS 7 : ImageMagick / autotrace / emacs / inkscape (CESA-2020:1180)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
critical
135041RHEL 7 : ImageMagick (RHSA-2020:1180)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
125093Debian DLA-1785-1 : imagemagick security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
112055SUSE SLES11 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2018:2465-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
110837SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2018:1851-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
110834openSUSE Security Update : ImageMagick (openSUSE-2018-690)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
110516Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 17.10 / 18.04 LTS : ImageMagick vulnerabilities (USN-3681-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
110180openSUSE Security Update : GraphicsMagick (openSUSE-2018-533)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
110055Debian DLA-1381-1 : imagemagick security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium