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CVE-2008-1097 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ReadPCXImage function in the PCX coder in coders/pcx.c in (1) ImageMagick 6.2.4-5 and 6.2.8-0 and (2) GraphicsMagick (aka gm) 1.1.7 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted .pcx file that triggers incorrect memory allocation for the scanline array, leading to memory corruption.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=413034
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201311-10.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1858
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:099
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0145.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0165.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28822
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019881
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=285861 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41193
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11237

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:graphicsmagick:1.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:graphicsmagick:1.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:graphicsmagick:1.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:graphicsmagick:1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:graphicsmagick:1.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:graphicsmagick:1.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1097
NVD Published Date:
03/05/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017