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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-4985

Original release date: 09/24/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


ImageMagick before 6.3.5-9 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted image file that triggers (1) an infinite loop in the ReadDCMImage function, related to ReadBlobByte function calls; or (2) an infinite loop in the ReadXCFImage function, related to ReadBlobMSBLong function calls.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200710-27
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018729
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071112 FLEA-2007-0066-1 ImageMagick
External Source: XF
Name: imagemagick-readdcmimage-readxcfimage-dos(36740)
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1858
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10869
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0145
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0165
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070919 Multiple Vendor ImageMagick Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186030
External Source: BID
Name: 25764
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:023
External Source: MLIST
Name: [Magick-announce] 20070917 ImageMagick 6.3.5-9, important security updates
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-523-1
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3245
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.imagemagick.org/script/changelog.php
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:035
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1743

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10869
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.3.3
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.3.8
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.4.3
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.4.7
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.4.8
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.5.3_.2_1.2.0
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.5.4
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.5.6
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:5.5.7
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0.1
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0.2
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0.3
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0.4
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0.5
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0.6
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0.7
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.0.8
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1.1
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1.2
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1.3
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1.4
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1.5
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1.6
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1.7
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.1.8
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.1
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.2
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.3
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.4
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.5
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.6
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.7
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.8
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.2.9
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.3.1
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.3.2
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.3.3_3
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.3.3_5
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.3.3_6
* cpe:/a:imagemagick:imagemagick:6.3.4

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Technical Details

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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)