Bug 1375255 (CVE-2016-7392) - CVE-2016-7392 autotrace: Out of bounds write when converting bmp image
Summary: CVE-2016-7392 autotrace: Out of bounds write when converting bmp image
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2016-7392
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1375256 1375257
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-09-12 14:51 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-06-08 21:26 UTC (History)
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Description Adam Mariš 2016-09-12 14:51:27 UTC
It was found that converting any bmp image will cause out-of-bounds heap write in autotrace.

CVE assignment:

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q3/475

More details:

https://blogs.gentoo.org/ago/2016/09/10/autotrace-heap-based-buffer-overflow-in-pstoedit_suffix_table_init-output-pstoedit-c/

Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2016-09-12 14:52:02 UTC
Created autotrace tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1375256]
Affects: epel-5 [bug 1375257]

Comment 2 Jaroslav Škarvada 2017-01-20 17:02:23 UTC
This is only reproducible with experimental pstoedit backend which is currently not enabled in Fedora, but I am going to enable it.


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