Debian DSA-4204-1 : imagemagick - security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 109925
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The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


This update fixes several vulnerabilities in imagemagick, a graphical software suite. Various memory handling problems or issues about incomplete input sanitizing would result in denial of service or memory disclosure.


Upgrade the imagemagick packages.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 8:

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 109925

File Name: debian_DSA-4204.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/21/2018

Updated: 11/13/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:debian:debian_linux:imagemagick:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/18/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10995, CVE-2017-11639, CVE-2017-17504, CVE-2017-17879, CVE-2017-11533, CVE-2017-11535, CVE-2017-13143, CVE-2018-5248

DSA: 4204