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CVE-2013-4298 Detail

Description

The ReadGIFImage function in coders/gif.c in ImageMagick before 6.7.8-8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted comment in a GIF image.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/10/2013

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=721273
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2750
http://www.imagemagick.org/discourse-server/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=23921 Exploit
http://www.imagemagick.org/script/changelog.php
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1949-1
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/imagemagick/+bug/1218248

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-4298
NVD Published Date:
09/10/2013
NVD Last Modified:
09/17/2013