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Improper Input Validation

CVE-2014-9811

Severity Medium
Score 5.5/10

Summary

The xwd file handler in ImageMagick before 6.9.4-0 and 7.0.1-0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault and application crash) via a malformed xwd file.

  • LOW
  • LOCAL
  • NONE
  • UNCHANGED
  • REQUIRED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH

CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published