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CVE-2017-14175 Detail

Current Description

In coders/xbm.c in ImageMagick 7.0.6-1 Q16, a DoS in ReadXBMImage() due to lack of an EOF (End of File) check might cause huge CPU consumption. When a crafted XBM file, which claims large rows and columns fields in the header but does not contain sufficient backing data, is provided, the loop over the rows would consume huge CPU resources, since there is no EOF check inside the loop.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/07/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-14175
Original release date:
09/07/2017
Last revised:
11/12/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 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 (legend)
Impact Score:
3.6
Exploitability Score:
2.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
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:
7.1 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.9
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
https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/b8c63b156bf26b52e710b1a0643c846a6cd01e56 Issue Tracking; Patch; Third Party Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/b8c63b156bf26b52e710b1a0643c846a6cd01e56
https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/issues/712 Exploit; Issue Tracking; Patch; Third Party Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/issues/712
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201711-07 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201711-07

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:imagemagick:imagemagick:7.0.6-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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