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CVE-2006-5456 Detail

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in GraphicsMagick before 1.1.7 and ImageMagick 6.0.7 allow user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via (1) a DCM image that is not properly handled by the ReadDCMImage function in coders/dcm.c, or (2) a PALM image that is not properly handled by the ReadPALMImage function in coders/palm.c.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/23/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: GraphicsMagick, GraphicsMagick, 1.1.7 Unable to identify a patch for ImageMagick.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070201-01-P.asc
http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/graphicsmagick_1.1.7-9/changelog#versionversion1.1.7-9
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200611-07.xml
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200611-19.xml
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.352092
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1213
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:193
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:041
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_66_imagemagick.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_3_sr.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0015.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/452718/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/459507/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20707
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-372-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-422-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4170 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4171 Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=210921 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29816
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1034
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-811
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9765

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9765
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9765

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5456
NVD Published Date:
10/23/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018