CVE-2017-6499

Priority
Medium
Description
An issue was discovered in Magick++ in ImageMagick 6.9.7. A specially
crafted file creating a nested exception could lead to a memory leak (thus,
a DoS).
References
Bugs
Notes
 mdeslaur> This is 0185-Fixed-memory-leak-when-creating-nested-exceptions-in.patch
Package
Upstream:released (8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-2)
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu Touch 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu5.6)
Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak):released (8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu8.5)
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):released (8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-2ubuntu3)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/commit/3358f060fc182551822576b2c0a8850faab5d543
More Information

Updated: 2017-03-31 14:14:35 UTC (commit 12326)