CVE-2017-6499

NameCVE-2017-6499
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in Magick++ in ImageMagick 6.9.7. A specially crafted file creating a nested exception could lead to a memory leak (thus, a DoS).
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3808-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs856880

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
imagemagick (PTS)wheezy8:6.7.7.10-5+deb7u4fixed
wheezy (security)8:6.7.7.10-5+deb7u18fixed
jessie8:6.8.9.9-5+deb8u9fixed
jessie (security)8:6.8.9.9-5+deb8u10fixed
stretch (security), stretch8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-11+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
imagemagicksource(unstable)8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-2medium856880
imagemagicksourcejessie8:6.8.9.9-5+deb8u8mediumDSA-3808-1
imagemagicksourcewheezy(not affected)

Notes

[wheezy] - imagemagick <not-affected> (vulnerable code not present)
https://www.imagemagick.org/discourse-server/viewtopic.php?f=23&p=142634
https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/3358f060fc182551822576b2c0a8850faab5d543

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