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Bug 629482 (CVE-2017-14060) - <media-gfx/imagemagick-{,}: a NULL Pointer Dereference issue is present in the ReadCUTImage (CVE-2017-14060)
Summary: <media-gfx/imagemagick-{,}: a NULL Pointer Dereference issue i...
Alias: CVE-2017-14060
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B3 [glsa cve]
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-08-31 18:32 UTC by D'juan McDonald (domhnall)
Modified: 2017-11-11 14:17 UTC (History)
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Description D'juan McDonald (domhnall) 2017-08-31 18:32:33 UTC
From ${URL}:

In ImageMagick 7.0.6-10, a NULL Pointer Dereference issue is present in the ReadCUTImage function in coders/cut.c that could allow an attacker to cause a Denial of Service (in the QueueAuthenticPixelCacheNexus function within the MagickCore/cache.c file) by submitting a malformed image file.

Upstream Bug:

CVE Details:
Comment 1 D'juan McDonald (domhnall) 2017-09-03 05:54:26 UTC
Upstream Patch:(CVE-2017-14060 -
Comment 3 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2017-11-11 14:17:35 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201711-07 at
by GLSA coordinator Aaron Bauman (b-man).