Debian DSA-4074-1 : imagemagick - security update

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in imagemagick: Various
memory handling problems and cases of missing or incomplete input
sanitising may result in denial of service, memory disclosure or the
execution of arbitrary code if malformed image files are processed.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade the imagemagick packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
in version 8:

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Debian Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 105489 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-12877

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