CVE-2017-7263

Metadata

medium
6.8
potrace, inkscape
CVE-2017-7263
cve.mitre.org, blogs.gentoo.org, seclists.org, bugs.debian.org
2017-03-26
2017-10-23 14:15
CVE-2017-7263 potrace
2017-08-17 14:03
2017-08-01 15:04
2017-07-20 21:29
2017-06-16 19:22
2017-05-10 23:45
2017-04-14 10:19
2017-04-01 21:42
2017-03-28 21:03

Description

The bm_readbody_bmp function in bitmap_io.c in Potrace 1.14 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted BMP image. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2016-8698.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
artful potrace None
devel potrace None
trusty potrace None
xenial potrace None
zesty potrace None

Unaffected

Release Package Reason
precise potrace ignored
inkscape ignored
precise/esm potrace DNE
inkscape DNE
vivid/ubuntu-core potrace DNE
inkscape DNE
vivid/stable-phone-overlay potrace DNE
inkscape DNE
yakkety potrace ignored
inkscape ignored
trusty inkscape not-affected
xenial inkscape not-affected
zesty inkscape not-affected
artful inkscape not-affected
devel inkscape not-affected

Needs Triage

Release Package Reason
upstream potrace needs-triage
inkscape needs-triage