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CVE-2017-6314 Detail

Current Description

The make_available_at_least function in io-tiff.c in gdk-pixbuf allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a large TIFF file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/09/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
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 v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://mov.sx/2017/02/21/bug-hunting-gdk-pixbuf.html Exploit Technical Description Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/21/4 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/26/1 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96779
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=779020 Exploit Issue Tracking
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201709-08

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Uncontrolled Resource Consumption ('Resource Exhaustion') (CWE-400)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdk-pixbuf:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6314
NVD Published Date:
03/09/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017