openSUSE 10 Security Update : ImageMagick (ImageMagick-2235)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Two security problems were found in GraphicsMagick 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 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

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

Solution :

Update the affected ImageMagick packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27105 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5456

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