VDB-107513 · CVE-2017-15033 · Qualys 170451

ImageMagick 7.0.7-2 coders/yuv.c ReadYUVImage resource management

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A vulnerability was found in ImageMagick 7.0.7-2 (Image Processing Software). It has been rated as problematic. This issue affects the function ReadYUVImage of the file coders/yuv.c. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a resource management vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-399. Impacted is availability.

The bug was discovered 10/05/2017. The weakness was presented 10/05/2017 (GitHub Repository). The advisory is shared at github.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2017-15033 since 10/05/2017. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 104071 (openSUSE Security Update : GraphicsMagick (openSUSE-2017-1155)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family SuSE Local Security Checks and running in the context l. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 170451 (OpenSUSE Security Update for GraphicsMagick (openSUSE-SU-2017:2735-1)).

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published 2 weeks after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (104071). See 106772 for similar entry.





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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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Class: Resource management
CWE: CWE-399 / CWE-404
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 104071
Nessus Name: openSUSE Security Update : GraphicsMagick (openSUSE-2017-1155)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Patch: github.com


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Product: imagemagick.org

Advisory: ef8f40689ac452398026c07da41656a7c87e4683
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2017-15033 (🔍)
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Created: 10/05/2017 03:26 PM
Updated: 12/30/2022 07:51 PM
Changes: 10/05/2017 03:26 PM (68), 11/22/2019 01:19 PM (7), 12/30/2022 07:44 PM (5), 12/30/2022 07:51 PM (1)
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