SUSE SLES11 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2018:2465-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 112055
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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


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

- CVE-2018-11251: Heap-based buffer over-read in ReadSUNImage in coders/sun.c, which allows attackers to cause denial of service (bsc#1094237)

- CVE-2017-18271: Infinite loop in the function ReadMIFFImage in coders/miff.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (bsc#1094204)

- CVE-2017-13758: Heap-based buffer overflow in the TracePoint() in MagickCore/draw.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service(bsc#1056277)

- CVE-2018-10805: Fixed several memory leaks in rgb.c, cmyk.c, gray.c, and ycbcr.c (bsc#1095812)

- CVE-2018-12600: The ReadDIBImage and WriteDIBImage functions allowed attackers to cause an out of bounds write via a crafted file (bsc#1098545)

- CVE-2018-12599: The ReadBMPImage and WriteBMPImage fucntions allowed attackers to cause an out of bounds write via a crafted file (bsc#1098546)

- CVE-2018-14434: Fixed a memory leak for a colormap in WriteMPCImage in coders/mpc.c (bsc#1102003)

- CVE-2018-14435: Fixed a memory leak in DecodeImage in coders/pcd.c (bsc#1102007)

- CVE-2018-14436: Fixed a memory leak in ReadMIFFImage in coders/miff.c (bsc#1102005)

- CVE-2018-14437: Fixed a memory leak in parse8BIM in coders/meta.c (bsc#1102004)

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 the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-ImageMagick-13747=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-ImageMagick-13747=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-ImageMagick-13747=1

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 112055

File Name: suse_SU-2018-2465-1.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/22/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

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


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: 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

Patch Publication Date: 8/21/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/29/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13758, CVE-2017-18271, CVE-2018-10805, CVE-2018-11251, CVE-2018-12599, CVE-2018-12600, CVE-2018-14434, CVE-2018-14435, CVE-2018-14436, CVE-2018-14437