USN-3117-1

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Source
https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-3117-1
Import Source
https://github.com/canonical/ubuntu-security-notices/blob/main/osv/USN-3117-1.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/USN-3117-1
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Published
2016-11-01T17:10:21.822126Z
Modified
2016-11-01T17:10:21.822126Z
Summary
libgd2 vulnerabilities
Details

Ibrahim El-Sayed discovered that the GD library incorrectly handled certain malformed Tiff images. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a specially crafted Tiff image, an attacker could cause a denial of service. (CVE-2016-6911)

Ke Liu discovered that the GD library incorrectly handled certain integers when processing WebP images. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a specially crafted WebP image, an attacker could cause a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code. This issue only applied to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 16.10. (CVE-2016-7568)

Emmanuel Law discovered that the GD library incorrectly handled certain strings when creating images. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a specially crafted image, an attacker could cause a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-8670)

References

Affected packages

Ubuntu:14.04:LTS / libgd2

Package

Name
libgd2

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.1.0-3ubuntu0.5

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "No subscription needed",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "libgd2-xpm-dev": "2.1.0-3ubuntu0.5",
            "libgd-dev": "2.1.0-3ubuntu0.5",
            "libgd-tools": "2.1.0-3ubuntu0.5",
            "libgd3": "2.1.0-3ubuntu0.5",
            "libgd2-noxpm-dev": "2.1.0-3ubuntu0.5"
        }
    ]
}

Ubuntu:16.04:LTS / libgd2

Package

Name
libgd2

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
2.1.1-4ubuntu0.16.04.5

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "No subscription needed",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "libgd-dev": "2.1.1-4ubuntu0.16.04.5",
            "libgd-tools": "2.1.1-4ubuntu0.16.04.5",
            "libgd3": "2.1.1-4ubuntu0.16.04.5"
        }
    ]
}