Bug 1609942 (CVE-2018-14437) - CVE-2018-14437 ImageMagick: memory leak in parse8BIM in coders/meta.c
Summary: CVE-2018-14437 ImageMagick: memory leak in parse8BIM in coders/meta.c
Alias: CVE-2018-14437
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1609943 1609944 1613369
Blocks: 1609945
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-07-30 21:26 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2020-03-31 22:33 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: ImageMagick 6.9.10-5, ImageMagick 7.0.8-5
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Last Closed: 2020-03-31 22:33:05 UTC

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Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:1180 0 None None None 2020-03-31 19:31:54 UTC

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-07-30 21:26:41 UTC
Created ImageMagick tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1609943]

Comment 3 Riccardo Schirone 2018-08-07 12:33:59 UTC
Memory is allocated in the parse8BIM function in coders/meta.c and pointed by the `line` variable. However there are multiple paths that return from the function without releasing the acquired memory.

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2020-03-31 19:31:51 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2020:1180 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:1180

Comment 6 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-03-31 22:33:05 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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