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computer vulnerability bulletin CVE-2017-12672

GraphicsMagick: memory leak via ReadMATImage

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via ReadMATImage() of GraphicsMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable systems: openSUSE Leap.
Severity of this threat: 1/4.
Consequences of a hack: denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Pirate's origin: document.
Creation date: 15/01/2018.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2017-12672, openSUSE-SU-2018:0087-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0155-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-25058.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via ReadMATImage() of GraphicsMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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