openSUSE Security Update : GraphicsMagick (openSUSE-2018-122)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 106552



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for GraphicsMagick fixes several issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2017-13065: Prevent NULL pointer dereference in the function SVGStartElement (bsc#1055038)

- CVE-2018-5685: Prevent infinite loop and application hang in the ReadBMPImage function. Remote attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service via an image file with a crafted bit-field mask value (bsc#1075939)

- CVE-2017-18029: Prevent memory leak in the function ReadMATImage which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file (bsc#1076021).

- CVE-2017-18027: Prevent memory leak vulnerability in the function ReadMATImage which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted file (bsc#1076051).


Update the affected GraphicsMagick packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106552

File Name: openSUSE-2018-122.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/1/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:graphicsmagick, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:graphicsmagick-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:graphicsmagick-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:graphicsmagick-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphicsmagick%2b%2b-q16-12, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphicsmagick%2b%2b-q16-12-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphicsmagick%2b%2b-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphicsmagick-q16-3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphicsmagick-q16-3-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphicsmagick3-config, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphicsmagickwand-q16-2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphicsmagickwand-q16-2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-graphicsmagick, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-graphicsmagick-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 1/31/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13063, CVE-2017-13065, CVE-2017-18027, CVE-2017-18029, CVE-2018-5685