SUSE SLES11 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2018:0770-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 108580



The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for ImageMagick fixes the following issues: Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-9405: A memory leak in the ReadICONImage function was fixed that could lead to DoS via memory exhaustion (bsc#1042911)

- CVE-2017-11528: ReadDIBImage in coders/dib.c allows remote attackers to cause DoS via memory exhaustion (bsc#1050119)

- CVE-2017-11530: ReadEPTImage in coders/ept.c allows remote attackers to cause DoS via memory exhaustion (bsc#1050122)

- CVE-2017-11533: A information leak by 1 byte due to heap-based buffer over-read in the WriteUILImage() in coders/uil.c was fixed (bsc#1050132)

- CVE-2017-12663: A memory leak in WriteMAPImage in coders/map.c was fixed that could lead to a DoS via memory exhaustion (bsc#1052754)

- CVE-2017-17682: A large loop vulnerability was fixed in ExtractPostscript in coders/wpg.c, which allowed attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU exhaustion) (bsc#1072898)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-ImageMagick-13526=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-ImageMagick-13526=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-ImageMagick-13526=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 108580

File Name: suse_SU-2018-0770-1.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/23/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmagickcore1, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/22/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/2/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11528, CVE-2017-11530, CVE-2017-11533, CVE-2017-12663, CVE-2017-17682, CVE-2017-9405