Bug 1732282 (CVE-2019-12975) - CVE-2019-12975 imagemagick: memory leak vulnerability in function WriteDPXImage in coders/dpx.c
Summary: CVE-2019-12975 imagemagick: memory leak vulnerability in function WriteDPXIma...
Alias: CVE-2019-12975
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: 1732283 1733222
Blocks: 1732296
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-07-23 06:21 UTC by Dhananjay Arunesh
Modified: 2020-03-31 22:35 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: ImageMagick 6.9.10-36, ImageMagick 7.0.8-36
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It was discovered that ImageMagick does not properly release acquired memory when some error conditions occur in the WriteDPXImage() function. Applications compiled against ImageMagick libraries that accept untrustworthy images may be exploited to use all available memory and make them crash. An attacker could abuse this flaw by providing a specially crafted image and cause a Denial of Service by using all available memory.
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Last Closed: 2020-03-31 22:35:03 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:1180 0 None None None 2020-03-31 19:32:51 UTC

Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-07-23 06:21:57 UTC
ImageMagick 7.0.8-34 has a memory leak vulnerability in the WriteDPXImage
function in coders/dpx.c.


Comment 1 Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-07-23 06:22:16 UTC
Created ImageMagick tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1732283]

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2020-03-31 19:32:49 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 5 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-03-31 22:35:03 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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