ImageMagick < 6.7.8-8 gif.c Memory Corruption

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a
memory corruption vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is running a version of ImageMagick prior to
version 6.7.8-8. It is, therefore, affected by a memory corruption
vulnerability in 'gif.c' while processing GIF comments because a null
character is used to terminate comments. Exploitation of this issue
could result in a denial of service or arbitrary code execution. To fix
this issue, raw memory handling is replaced with a 'ConcatenateString'

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to ImageMagick 6.7.8-8 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 70739 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62080

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4298