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Out-of-bounds Write


Severity Medium
Score 5.5/10


A heap-buffer-overflow flaw was found in ImageMagick’s "PushShortPixel()" function of "quantum-private.h" file. This vulnerability is triggered when an attacker passes a specially crafted TIFF image file to ImageMagick for conversion, potentially leading to a denial of service. This issue affects ImageMagick-6.x prior to 6.9.12-44 and ImageMagick-7.x prior to 7.1.0-29.

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CWE-787 - Out-of-Bounds Write

Out-of-bounds write vulnerability is a memory access bug that allows software to write data past the end or before the beginning of the intended buffer. This may result in the corruption of data, a crash, or arbitrary code execution.

Advisory Timeline

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