CVE-2016-6911 Detail

Current Description

The dynamicGetbuf function 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 TIFF image.


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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/2016/dsa-3693
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95840
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/blob/gd-2.2.4/CHANGELOG.md Issue Tracking  Patch  Release Notes  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/4859d69e07504d4b0a4bdf9bcb4d9e3769ca35ae Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/pull/353 Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 

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-2016-6911
NVD Published Date:
01/26/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/03/2017
Source:
MITRE