Denial of service in ImageMagick

Published: 2022-07-06
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-32547
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Client/Desktop applications / Multimedia software


Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Type conversion

EUVDB-ID: #VU64949

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 3.8 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-32547

CWE-ID: CWE-704 - Incorrect Type Conversion or Cast (Type Conversion)

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service attack.

The vulnerability exists due to a load of misaligned address for type 'double' in MagickCore/property.c. A remote attacker can trick the victim into opening a specially crafted file and perform a denial of service attack.


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Vulnerable software versions

ImageMagick: 6.9.12-0 - 7.1.0-29

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.