DescriptionThe rsvg_pattern_fix_fallback function in rsvg-paint_server.c in librsvg2 2.40.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted svg file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
librsvg (PTS)jessie (security), jessie2.40.5-1+deb8u2vulnerable
buster, sid2.44.10-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
librsvgsourcewheezy(not affected)


[jessie] - librsvg <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - librsvg <not-affected> (vulnerable code not present, no segfault)
Fixed by: (2.40.7)
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