CVE-2016-6161

NameCVE-2016-6161
DescriptionThe output function in gd_gif_out.c in the GD Graphics Library (aka libgd) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted image.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-563-1, DSA-3619-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libgd2 (PTS)wheezy2.0.36~rc1~dfsg-6.1+deb7u2vulnerable
wheezy (security)2.0.36~rc1~dfsg-6.1+deb7u10fixed
jessie2.1.0-5+deb8u9fixed
jessie (security)2.1.0-5+deb8u11fixed
stretch (security), stretch2.2.4-2+deb9u2fixed
buster, sid2.2.5-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libgd2source(unstable)2.2.1-1medium
libgd2sourcejessie2.1.0-5+deb8u4mediumDSA-3619-1
libgd2sourcewheezy2.0.36~rc1~dfsg-6.1+deb7u5mediumDLA-563-1

Notes

https://github.com/libgd/libgd/issues/209
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/82b80dcb70a7ca8986125ff412bceddafc896842 (gd-2.2.0)

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