CVE-2016-6163

Published on: 02/03/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:11 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Certain versions of Librsvg from Gnome contain the following vulnerability:

The rsvg_pattern_fix_fallback function in rsvg-paint_server.c in librsvg2 2.40.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted svg file.

  • CVE-2016-6163 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.5 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE NONE HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE NONE PARTIAL

CVE References

Description Tags Link
oss-security - Browsing and attaching images considered harmful in Linux Mailing List
Third Party Advisory
www.openwall.com
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URL Logo MLIST [oss-security] 20160704 Browsing and attaching images considered harmful in Linux
oss-security - Re: Browsing and attaching images considered harmful in Linux Mailing List
Third Party Advisory
www.openwall.com
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URL Logo MLIST [oss-security] 20160705 Re: Browsing and attaching images considered harmful in Linux
Bug 1353520 – CVE-2016-6163 librsvg2: Out-of-bounds read when processing crafted SVG file Issue Tracking
Patch
bugzilla.redhat.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1353520

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationGnomeLibrsvg2.40.2AllAllAll
ApplicationGnomeLibrsvg2.40.2AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnome:librsvg:2.40.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:gnome:librsvg:2.40.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: