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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1096

The load_tile function in the XCF coder in coders/xcf.c in (1) ImageMagick 6.2.8-0 and (2) GraphicsMagick (aka gm) 1.1.7 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted .xcf file that triggers an out-of-bounds heap write, possibly related to the ScaleCharToQuantum function.
Publish Date : 2008-03-05 Last Update Date : 2017-09-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-09-11 2007-03-11
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-1096 unix
DSA-1858 imagemagick -- multiple vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8206 unix
DSA-1858-1 imagemagick -- multiple oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13308 unix
DSA-1903 graphicsmagick -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7485 unix
DSA-1903-1 graphicsmagick - several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19472 unix
ELSA-2008:0145: ImageMagick security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22407 unix
RHSA-2008:0145: ImageMagick security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080145 unix
The load_tile function in the XCF coder in coders/xcf.c in (1) ImageMagick 6.2.8-0 and (2) GraphicsMagick (aka gm) 1.1.7... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10843 unix
USN-681-1 -- imagemagick vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17882 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1096

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Imagemagick Graphicsmagick 1.1.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Imagemagick Graphicsmagick 1.1.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Imagemagick Graphicsmagick 1.1.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Imagemagick Graphicsmagick 1.1.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Imagemagick Graphicsmagick 1.1.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Imagemagick Graphicsmagick 1.1.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Imagemagick Imagemagick * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Imagemagick Imagemagick * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Imagemagick Imagemagick * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Imagemagick Imagemagick * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Imagemagick Graphicsmagick 6
Imagemagick Imagemagick 4

- References For CVE-2008-1096
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:014
BID 28821 ImageMagick Malformed XCF File Heap Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2012-03-08
SECTRACK 1019880
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0145
OSVDB 43212
XF imagemagick-loadtile-code-execution(41194)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10843

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1096

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