Upstream information

CVE-2018-6799 at MITRE


The AcquireCacheNexus function in magick/pixel_cache.c in GraphicsMagick before 1.3.28 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap overwrite) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted image file, because a pixel staging area is not used.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 8.8 2.8
Attack Vector Network Local
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None Low
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High None
Integrity Impact High None
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1080522 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 GraphicsMagick Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GraphicsMagick Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 GraphicsMagick Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GraphicsMagick Not affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 GraphicsMagick Not affected

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Wed Feb 7 08:32:53 2018
CVE page last modified: Tue Jan 17 14:27:34 2023