DescriptionIn ImageMagick 7.0.6-8, the WritePDFImage function in coders/pdf.c operates on an incorrect data structure in the "dump uncompressed PseudoColor packets" step, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure in WriteBlobStream in MagickCore/blob.c) via a crafted 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
imagemagick (PTS)wheezy8:
wheezy (security)8:
jessie (security), jessie8:
stretch (security)8:
buster, sid8:

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
imagemagicksource(unstable)(not affected)


- imagemagick <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present, introduced in 7.0.1-0)

Search for package or bug name: Reporting problems