CVE-2016-6905

Published on: 10/03/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:12 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Libgd from Libgd contain the following vulnerability:

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.

  • CVE-2016-6905 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 6.5 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK 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
openSUSE-SU-2016:2203-1: moderate: Security update for gd Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:2203
LibGD 2.2.3 release libgd.github.io
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URL Logo CONFIRM libgd.github.io/release-2.2.3.html
oss-security - Re: CVE Request: libgd: Out-Of-Bounds Read in function read_image_tga of gd_tga.c Mailing List
Third Party Advisory
www.openwall.com
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URL Logo MLIST [oss-security] 20160822 Re: CVE Request: libgd: Out-Of-Bounds Read in function read_image_tga of gd_tga.c
Fix 248 by oerdnj · Pull Request #251 · libgd/libgd · GitHub Issue Tracking
Patch
github.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM github.com/libgd/libgd/pull/251
Out-Of-Bounds Read in function read_image_tga of gd_tga.c (CVE-2016-6905) · Issue #248 · libgd/libgd · GitHub Issue Tracking
Patch
github.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM github.com/libgd/libgd/issues/248
Proper fix for #248 · libgd/[email protected] · GitHub Issue Tracking
Patch
github.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/01c61f8ab110a77ae64b5ca67c244c728c506f03
bug #248, fix Out-Of-Bounds Read in read_image_tga · libgd/[email protected] · GitHub Issue Tracking
Patch
github.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM github.com/libgd/libgd/commit/3c2b605d72e8b080dace1d98a6e50b46c1d12186
libgd 'read_image_tga' Function Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 91743
openSUSE-SU-2016:2363-1: moderate: Security update for gd Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
text/html
URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:2363

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationLibgdLibgdAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseLeap42.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseLeap42.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseOpensuse13.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseOpensuse13.2AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:libgd:libgd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: