FreeBSD : ImageMagick -- denial of service via a crafted font file (16fb4f83-a2ab-11e7-9c14-009c02a2ab30)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

MITRE reports :

The ReadCAPTIONImage function in coders/caption.c in ImageMagick
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop)
via a crafted font file.

See also :

https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-14741
https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/issues/771
http://www.nessus.org/u?3c87a036
http://www.nessus.org/u?b31703f6
http://www.nessus.org/u?f8102939

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103522 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-14741

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