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Vulnerability Assessment Details

USN132-1 : imagemagick vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
imagemagick vulnerabilities

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

These remote packages are missing security patches :
- imagemagick
- libmagick++6
- libmagick++6-dev
- libmagick6
- libmagick6-dev
- perlmagick


Description :

Damian Put discovered a buffer overflow in the PNM image decoder.
Processing a specially crafted PNM file with a small "colors" value
resulted in a crash of the application that used the ImageMagick
library. (CVE-2005-1275)

Another Denial of Service vulnerability was found in the XWD decoder.
Specially crafted invalid color masks resulted in an infinite loop
which caused the application using the ImageMagick library to stop
working and use all available CPU resources.
(http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=90423)

Solution :

Upgrade to :
- imagemagick-6.0.6.2-2.1ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- libmagick++6-6.0.6.2-2.1ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- libmagick++6-dev-6.0.6.2-2.1ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- libmagick6-6.0.6.2-2.1ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- libmagick6-dev-6.0.6.2-2.1ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- perlmagick-6.0.6.2-2.1ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)



Network Security Threat Level: High


Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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