CVE-2016-5240

NameCVE-2016-5240
DescriptionThe DrawDashPolygon function in magick/render.c in GraphicsMagick before 1.3.24 and the SVG renderer in ImageMagick allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by converting a circularly defined SVG file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-547-1, DSA-3746-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
graphicsmagick (PTS)wheezy1.3.16-1.1vulnerable
wheezy (security)1.3.16-1.1+deb7u15fixed
jessie1.3.20-3+deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)1.3.20-3+deb8u2fixed
stretch1.3.25-8fixed
buster1.3.26-19fixed
sid1.3.27-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
graphicsmagicksource(unstable)1.3.24-1medium
graphicsmagicksourcejessie1.3.20-3+deb8u2mediumDSA-3746-1
graphicsmagicksourcewheezy1.3.16-1.1+deb7u3mediumDLA-547-1

Notes

Fixed by: http://hg.graphicsmagick.org/hg/GraphicsMagick/rev/ddc999ec896c
DLA-547-1 didn't fix this properly

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