DescriptionAn issue was discovered in CImg v.220. DoS occurs when loading a crafted bmp image that triggers an allocation failure in load_bmp in CImg.h.
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
Debian Bugs892780, 940951

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cimg (PTS)stretch1.7.9+dfsg-1vulnerable
stretch (security)1.7.9+dfsg-1+deb9u2vulnerable
bullseye, sid2.9.4+dfsg-2vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cimgsource(unstable)(unfixed)low892780, 940951


[bullseye] - cimg <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[buster] - cimg <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - cimg <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - cimg <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - cimg <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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