Public Date:
789443: CVE-2012-0247 CVE-2012-0248 ImageMagick: invalid validation of images denial of service

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

ImageMagick 6.7.5-7 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and hang) via a crafted image whose IFD contains IOP tags that all reference the beginning of the IDF.

Find out more about CVE-2012-0248 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (ImageMagick) RHSA-2012:0545 2012-05-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (ImageMagick) RHSA-2012:0544 2012-05-07

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 ImageMagick Not affected