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The read_image_tga function in gd_tga.c in the GD Graphics Library (aka libgd) before 2.2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted TGA file, related to the decompression buffer.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 5.5
Component: gd
Publish Date: Mar 15, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: Mar 16, 2017

Find out more about CVE-2016-6906 from the MITRE-CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Fixed -- --
Wind River Linux 8 Fixed LIN8-6147 --
Wind River Linux 9 Fixed LIN9-3651 --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 21 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux CD release Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 7 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 6.9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --

Related Products

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