CVE-2020-27761

NameCVE-2020-27761
DescriptionWritePALMImage() in /coders/palm.c used size_t casts in several areas of a calculation which could lead to values outside the range of representable type `unsigned long` undefined behavior when a crafted input file was processed by ImageMagick. The patch casts to `ssize_t` instead to avoid this issue. Red Hat Product Security marked the Severity as Low because although it could potentially lead to an impact to application availability, no specific impact was shown in this case. This flaw affects ImageMagick versions prior to ImageMagick 7.0.9-0.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-2602-1, DLA-3357-1

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
imagemagick (PTS)buster8:6.9.10.23+dfsg-2.1+deb10u1vulnerable
buster (security)8:6.9.10.23+dfsg-2.1+deb10u6fixed
bullseye8:6.9.11.60+dfsg-1.3+deb11u2fixed
bullseye (security)8:6.9.11.60+dfsg-1.3+deb11u1fixed
bookworm8:6.9.11.60+dfsg-1.6fixed
sid, trixie8:6.9.12.98+dfsg1-5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
imagemagicksourcestretch8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-11+deb9u12DLA-2602-1
imagemagicksourcebuster8:6.9.10.23+dfsg-2.1+deb10u2DLA-3357-1
imagemagicksource(unstable)8:6.9.11.24+dfsg-1

Notes

https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/issues/1726
ImageMagick: https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/db5e12e24f1378ce8c93a5c35991dcdd23a67bb0
ImageMagick6: https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick6/commit/14c90fb315eb3666a4cf6d784cbde74c69c934ec

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