CVE-2016-8684

NameCVE-2016-8684
DescriptionThe MagickMalloc function in magick/memory.c in GraphicsMagick 1.3.25 allows remote attackers to have unspecified impact via a crafted image, which triggers a memory allocation failure and a "file truncation error for corrupt 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-683-1, 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+deb7u10fixed
jessie1.3.20-3+deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)1.3.20-3+deb8u2fixed
stretch1.3.25-8fixed
buster1.3.26-14fixed
sid1.3.26-15fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
graphicsmagicksource(unstable)1.3.25-5medium
graphicsmagicksourcejessie1.3.20-3+deb8u2mediumDSA-3746-1
graphicsmagicksourcewheezy1.3.16-1.1+deb7u5mediumDLA-683-1

Notes

https://blogs.gentoo.org/ago/2016/09/15/graphicsmagick-memory-allocation-failure-in-magickmalloc-memory-c/
Fixed by: http://hg.code.sf.net/p/graphicsmagick/code/rev/c53725cb5449

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