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1593554: CVE-2018-1152 libjpeg-turbo: Divide by zero allows for denial of service via crafted BMP image

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

libjpeg-turbo 1.5.90 is vulnerable to a denial of service vulnerability caused by a divide by zero when processing a crafted BMP image.

Find out more about CVE-2018-1152 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


This issue did not affect the versions of libjpeg-turbo as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 4.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 libjpeg-turbo Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 libjpeg-turbo Not affected

External References

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