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CVE-2016-5240 Detail

Current Description

The DrawDashPolygon function in magick/render.c in GraphicsMagick before 1.3.24 and the SVG renderer in ImageMagick allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by converting a circularly defined SVG file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/27/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5240
Original release date:
02/27/2017
Last revised:
01/04/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
5.5 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
3.6
Exploitability Score:
1.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
None
Integrity (I):
None
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://hg.graphicsmagick.org/hg/GraphicsMagick?cmd=changeset;node=ddc999ec896c Issue Tracking; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://hg.graphicsmagick.org/hg/GraphicsMagick?cmd=changeset;node=ddc999ec896c
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3746 External Source DEBIAN DSA-3746
http://www.graphicsmagick.org/ChangeLog-2016.html Release Notes; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.graphicsmagick.org/ChangeLog-2016.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/05/01/4 Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20160501 CVE request: DoS in multiple versions of GraphicsMagick
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/05/01/6 Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20160501 Re: CVE request: DoS in multiple versions of GraphicsMagick
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/02/14 Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20160602 Re: CVE request: DoS in multiple versions of GraphicsMagick
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/89348 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 89348
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1237 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:1237

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