CVE-2016-6491 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the Get8BIMProperty function in MagickCore/property.c in ImageMagick before 6.9.5-4 and 7.x before 7.0.2-6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read, memory leak, and crash) via a crafted image.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/28/13 Exploit  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/28/15 Exploit  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjul2016-3090568.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92186 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036501 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/blob/6.9.5-4/ChangeLog Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/dd84447b63a71fa8c3f47071b09454efc667767b Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201611-21

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6491
NVD Published Date:
12/13/2016
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017
Source:
MITRE