Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ImageMagick (MDKSA-2006:193)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple buffer overflows in GraphicsMagick before 1.1.7 and
ImageMagick 6.0.7 allow 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.

Updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24578 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-193.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 20707

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5456

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