GLSA-200411-11 : ImageMagick: EXIF buffer overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200411-11
(ImageMagick: EXIF buffer overflow)

ImageMagick fails to do proper bounds checking when handling image files
with EXIF information.

Impact :

An attacker could use an image file with specially crafted EXIF information
to cause arbitrary code execution with the permissions of the user running
ImageMagick.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.imagemagick.org/www/Changelog.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/12995/
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200411-11.xml

Solution :

All ImageMagick users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/imagemagick-6.1.3.2'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15645 (gentoo_GLSA-200411-11.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0981