ImageMagick 6.x < 6.9.7-3 ReadPSDLayers() Function PSB File Handling RCE

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Synopsis :

An application installed on the remote Windows host is affected by a
remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The version of ImageMagick installed on the remote Windows host is 6.x
prior to 6.9.7-3. It is, therefore, affected by a remote code
execution vulnerability in the ReadPSDLayers() function in psd.c due
to improper validation of PSB files. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this, by convincing a user to open a specially
crafted PSD file, to cause a denial of service condition or the
execution of arbitrary code.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to ImageMagick version 6.9.7-3 or later. Note that you may
also need to manually uninstall the vulnerable version from the

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 96446 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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