SUSE-SA:2006:066: ImageMagick

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:066 (ImageMagick).


Two security problems were found in the GraphicsMagick tool set which
are also present in ImageMagick.

CVE-2006-5456: Multiple buffer overflows in ImageMagick allowed
user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly
execute execute arbitrary code via (1) a DCM image that is not
properly handled by the ReadDCMImage function in coders/dcm.c, or
(2) a PALM image that is not properly handled by the ReadPALMImage
function in coders/palm.c.

Additionally a segfault regression when converting a PGM image was
fixed on SLE 10.

Solution :

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_66_imagemagick.html

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24443 ()

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