Debian DSA-4019-1 : imagemagick - security update

High Nessus Plugin ID 104403

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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


This update fixes several 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 image files are processed.


Upgrade the imagemagick packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 8:

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 104403

File Name: debian_DSA-4019.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/11/06

Updated: 2019/07/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:imagemagick, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2017/11/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/06/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11446, CVE-2017-11523, CVE-2017-11533, CVE-2017-11535, CVE-2017-11537, CVE-2017-11639, CVE-2017-11640, CVE-2017-12428, CVE-2017-12431, CVE-2017-12432, CVE-2017-12434, CVE-2017-12587, CVE-2017-12640, CVE-2017-12671, CVE-2017-13139, CVE-2017-13140, CVE-2017-13141, CVE-2017-13142, CVE-2017-13143, CVE-2017-13144, CVE-2017-13145, CVE-2017-9500

DSA: 4019