Debian DSA-4245-1 : imagemagick - security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 111088
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in Imagemagick, a graphical software suite. Various memory handling problems or incomplete input sanitising could result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade the imagemagick packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-11+deb9u5.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/imagemagick

https://packages.debian.org/source/stretch/imagemagick

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4245

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111088

File Name: debian_DSA-4245.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/16/2018

Updated: 11/13/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

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:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, 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: 7/14/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11251, CVE-2018-12599, CVE-2018-12600, CVE-2018-5248

DSA: 4245