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CVE-2016-6906 Detail

Current Description

The read_image_tga function in gd_tga.c in the GD Graphics Library (aka libgd) before 2.2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted TGA file, related to the decompression buffer.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3777
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96503 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/blob/gd-2.2.4/CHANGELOG.md Release Notes Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/58b6dde319c301b0eae27d12e2a659e067d80558 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/fb0e0cce0b9f25389ab56604c3547351617e1415 Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libgd:libgd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.2.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6906
NVD Published Date:
03/15/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/03/2017