Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Tom Lane discovered that ImageMagick would not always properly
allocate memory. If a user or automated system using ImageMagick were
tricked into opening a specially crafted PNG image, an attacker could
exploit this to cause a denial of service or possibly execute code
with the privileges of the user invoking the program.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 61642 ()
Bugtraq ID: 54714
CVE ID: CVE-2012-3437
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