Gifdec 1dcbae19363597314f6623010cc80abad4e47f7c GIF File read_image_data out-of-bounds

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in Gifdec 1dcbae19363597314f6623010cc80abad4e47f7c. Affected by this issue is the function read_image_data of the component GIF File Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a out-of-bounds vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-125. The software reads data past the end, or before the beginning, of the intended buffer. Impacted is confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

Gifdec commit 1dcbae19363597314f6623010cc80abad4e47f7c was discovered to contain an out-of-bounds read in the function read_image_data. This vulnerability is triggered when parsing a crafted Gif file.

The weakness was presented 11/08/2022. The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-43359 since 10/17/2022. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at



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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.0
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.9

VulDB Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Temp Score: 4.1
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Class: Out-of-bounds
CWE: CWE-125 / CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined

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10/17/2022 CVE reserved
11/08/2022 +22 days Advisory disclosed
11/08/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
12/05/2022 +27 days VulDB last update


Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-43359 (🔒)


Created: 11/08/2022 06:41 AM
Updated: 12/05/2022 10:49 AM
Changes: 11/08/2022 06:41 AM (40), 12/05/2022 10:49 AM (12)
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