CVE-2017-17682 Detail

Current Description

In ImageMagick 7.0.7-12 Q16, a large loop vulnerability was found in the function ExtractPostscript in coders/wpg.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU exhaustion) via a crafted wpg image file that triggers a ReadWPGImage call.


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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://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102202 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/issues/870 Exploit  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/01/msg00000.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/05/msg00015.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/09/msg00007.html
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3681-1/ Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-400 Uncontrolled Resource Consumption cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-17682
NVD Published Date:
12/14/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/07/2020
Source:
MITRE