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CVE-2016-6161 Detail

Current Description

The output function in gd_gif_out.c in the GD Graphics Library (aka libgd) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted image.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-08/msg00086.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-09/msg00078.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3619 Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/05/6 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/05/7 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3030-1
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/issues/209 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:libgd:libgd
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Up to (including)
2.2.2
 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0
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 cpe:/o:opensuse:leap:42.1
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6161
NVD Published Date:
08/12/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018