This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
An integer overflow flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, was
found in the ImageMagick routine responsible for creating X11 images.
An attacker could create a specially crafted image file that, when
opened by a victim, would cause ImageMagick to crash or, potentially,
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2009-1882)
This update also fixes the following bug :
- previously, portions of certain RGB images on the right
side were not rendered and left black when converting or
displaying them. With this update, RGB images display
All running instances of ImageMagick must be restarted for this update
to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60843 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-1882