DescriptionThe TIFFGetField function in coders/tiff.c in GraphicsMagick 1.3.24 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds heap read) via a file containing an "unterminated" string.
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)
ReferencesDLA-1401-1, DLA-651-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
graphicsmagick (PTS)jessie1.3.20-3+deb8u2vulnerable
jessie (security)1.3.20-3+deb8u5fixed
stretch (security), stretch1.3.30+hg15796-1~deb9u2fixed
buster, sid1.4~hg15873-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


The scope of the CVE is for all of these reported TIFF problems.
The ultimate vulnerability was use of:
three times in coders/tiff.c, where strlcpy is not an appropriate
function choice for this type of scenario of untrusted-data copying.
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