Debian DLA-1081-1 : imagemagick security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 102889
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis updates fixes numerous vulnerabilities in imagemagick: Various memory handling problems and cases of missing or incomplete input sanitising may result in denial of service, memory disclosure or the execution of arbitrary code if malformed DPX, RLE, CIN, DIB, EPT, MAT, VST, PNG, JNG, MNG, DVJU, JPEG, TXT, PES, MPC, UIL, PS, PALM, CIP, TIFF, ICON, MAGICK, DCM, MSL, WMF, MIFF, PCX, SUN, PSD, MVG, PWP, PICT, PDB, SFW, or XCF files are processed.
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 188.8.131.52-5+deb7u16.
We recommend that you upgrade your imagemagick packages.
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SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.