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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-1186

Integer overflow in the SyncImageProfiles function in profile.c in ImageMagick 6.7.5-8 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via crafted IOP tag offsets in the IFD in an image. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2012-0248.
Publish Date : 2012-06-05 Last Update Date : 2020-07-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 835

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2462-1 imagemagick - several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19828 unix
DSA-2462-2 -- imagemagick -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28796 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-1186

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 11.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 11.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Imagemagick Imagemagick * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Opensuse Opensuse 12.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 1
Imagemagick Imagemagick 1
Opensuse Opensuse 2

- References For CVE-2012-1186
OSVDB 80555
MLIST [oss-security] 20120319 Subject: CVE-2012-1185 / CVE-2012-1186 assignment notification - incomplete ImageMagick fixes for CVE-2012-0247 / CVE-2012-0248
BID 51957 ImageMagick Buffer Overflow and Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-05-19 CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:0692
XF imagemagick-syncimageprofiles-dos(76139)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-1186

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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