CVE-2008-1097

NameCVE-2008-1097
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the ReadPCXImage function in the PCX coder in coders/pcx.c in (1) ImageMagick 6.2.4-5 and 6.2.8-0 and (2) GraphicsMagick (aka gm) 1.1.7 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted .pcx file that triggers incorrect memory allocation for the scanline array, leading to memory corruption.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1858-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
graphicsmagick (PTS)squeeze1.3.12-1fixed
wheezy1.3.16-1.1fixed
sid, jessie1.3.20-3+deb8u1fixed
imagemagick (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze8:6.6.0.4-3+squeeze4fixed
squeeze (lts)8:6.6.0.4-3+squeeze5fixed
wheezy, wheezy (security)8:6.7.7.10-5+deb7u3fixed
sid, jessie8:6.8.9.9-5fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
graphicsmagicksource(unstable)1.1.7-13medium
imagemagicksource(unstable)7:6.2.4.5.dfsg1-1medium
imagemagicksourceetch7:6.2.4.5.dfsg1-0.15+etch1mediumDSA-1858-1
imagemagicksourcelenny7:6.3.7.9.dfsg2-1~lenny3mediumDSA-1858-1

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