GLSA-200501-26 : ImageMagick: PSD decoding heap 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-200501-26
(ImageMagick: PSD decoding heap overflow)

Andrei Nigmatulin discovered that a Photoshop Document (PSD) file
with more than 24 layers could trigger a heap overflow.

Impact :

An attacker could potentially design a mailicous PSD image file 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.nessus.org/u?391d21e7
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200501-26.xml

Solution :

All ImageMagick users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/imagemagick-6.1.8.8'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16417 (gentoo_GLSA-200501-26.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0005