Bug 228758 (CVE-2007-0770) - CVE-2007-0770: GraphicsMagick buffer overflow
Summary: CVE-2007-0770: GraphicsMagick buffer overflow
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Alias: CVE-2007-0770
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: GraphicsMagick
Version: 6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Andreas Thienemann
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Keywords: Security
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2007-02-14 20:43 UTC by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-03-07 10:19:19 UTC


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Description Ville Skyttä 2007-02-14 20:43:04 UTC
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2007-0770

"Buffer overflow in GraphicsMagick and ImageMagick allows user-assisted remote
attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a
PALM image that is not properly handled by the ReadPALMImage function in
coders/palm.c. NOTE: this issue is due to an incomplete patch for CVE-2006-5456."

CVE-2006-5456 says that it is an issue with < 1.1.7, but the discussion in bug
210921 refers to a post-1.1.7 GraphicsMagick, so whether this affects the FE
GraphicsMagick package should be investigated.

Comment 1 Andreas Thienemann 2007-03-07 10:19:19 UTC
I'm still not completely sure if this issue is actually exploitable in
GraphicsMagick, as the handling is a tad different then with ImageMagick, but I
adapted the ImageMagick Fix nevertheless.


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