Debian Security Advisory DSA 3746-1 (graphicsmagick - security update)

Published: 2016-12-23 23:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

severity_vector=CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

severity_origin=NVD

severity_date=2019-04-15 13:29:00 +0000 (Mon, 15 Apr 2019)

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
graphicsmagick on Debian Linux

Recommendations:
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.3.20-3+deb8u2. For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems (with the exception of CVE-2016-9830 ) have been fixed in version 1.3.25-5. For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 1.3.25-6. We recommend that you upgrade your graphicsmagick Linux Distribution Packages.

Summary:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in GraphicsMagick, a collection of image processing tool, which can cause denial of service attacks, remote file deletion, and remote command execution. This security update removes the full support of PLT/Gnuplot decoder to prevent Gnuplot-shell based shell exploits for fixing the CVE-2016-3714 vulnerability. The undocumented TMP magick prefix no longer removes the argument file after it has been read for fixing the CVE-2016-3715 vulnerability. Since the TMP feature was originally implemented, GraphicsMagick added a temporary file management subsystem which assures that temporary files are removed so this feature is not needed. Remove support for reading input from a shell command, or writing output to a shell command, by prefixing the specified filename (containing the command) for fixing the CVE-2016-5118 vulnerability. CVE-2015-8808 Gustavo Grieco discovered an out of bound read in the parsing of GIF files which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-2317 Gustavo Grieco discovered a stack buffer overflow and two heap buffer overflows while processing SVG images which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-2318 Gustavo Grieco discovered several segmentation faults while processing SVG images which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-5240 Gustavo Grieco discovered an endless loop problem caused by negative stroke-dasharray arguments while parsing SVG files which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-7800 Marco Grassi discovered an unsigned underflow leading to heap overflow when parsing 8BIM chunk often attached to JPG files which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-7996 Moshe Kaplan discovered that there is no check that the provided colormap is not larger than 256 entries in the WPG reader which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-7997 Moshe Kaplan discovered that an assertion is thrown for some files in the WPG reader due to a logic error which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-8682 Agostino Sarubbo of Gentoo discovered a stack buffer read overflow while reading the SCT header which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-8683 Agostino Sarubbo of Gentoo discovered a memory allocation failure in the PCX coder which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-8684 Agostino Sarubbo of Gentoo discovered a memory allocation failure in the SGI coder which may cause denial of service. CVE-2016-9830 Agostino Sarubbo of Gentoo discovered a memory allocation failure in MagickRealloc() function which may cause denial of service.

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-8808
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2317
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2318
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-3714
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-3715
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-5118
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-5240
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-7800
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-7996
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-7997
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-8682
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-8683
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-8684
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9830

References:

http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3746.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2016-12-23
Modified
2021-11-24
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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