GLSA-201702-09 : ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities

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


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-09
(ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ImageMagick. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker, by enticing a user to process a specially crafted
image file, could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
process or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201702-09

Solution :

All ImageMagick users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/imagemagick-6.9.7.4'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

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