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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-6905

The read_image_tga function in gd_tga.c in the GD Graphics Library (aka libgd) before 2.2.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted TGA image.
Publish Date : 2016-10-03 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 Service
CWE ID 125

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-6905

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libgd Libgd 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Opensuse Leap 42.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libgd Libgd 1
Opensuse Leap 1
Opensuse Opensuse 1

- References For CVE-2016-6905

https://github.com/libgd/libgd/issues/248 CONFIRM
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/pull/251 CONFIRM
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/01c61f8ab110a77ae64b5ca67c244c728c506f03 CONFIRM
https://github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/3c2b605d72e8b080dace1d98a6e50b46c1d12186 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91743
BID 91743 libgd 'read_image_tga' Function Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2016-08-23
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/08/23/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20160822 Re: CVE Request: libgd: Out-Of-Bounds Read in function read_image_tga of gd_tga.c
http://libgd.github.io/release-2.2.3.html CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-08/msg00121.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:2203
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-09/msg00078.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:2363

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-6905

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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