SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2018:3095-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118078


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


This update for ImageMagick fixes the following security issues :

CVE-2017-11532: Prevent a memory leak vulnerability in the
WriteMPCImage() function in coders/mpc.c via a crafted file allowing
for DoS (bsc#1050129)

CVE-2018-16750: Prevent memory leak in the formatIPTCfromBuffer
function (bsc#1108283)

CVE-2018-16749: Added missing NULL check in ReadOneJNGImage that
allowed an attacker to cause a denial of service (WriteBlob assertion
failure and application exit) via a crafted file (bsc#1108282)

CVE-2018-16642: The function InsertRow allowed remote attackers to
cause a denial of service via a crafted image file due to an
out-of-bounds write (bsc#1107616)

CVE-2018-16640: Prevent memory leak in the function ReadOneJNGImage

CVE-2018-16643: The functions ReadDCMImage, ReadPWPImage,
ReadCALSImage, and ReadPICTImage did check the return value of the
fputc function, which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of
service via a crafted image file (bsc#1107612)

CVE-2018-16644: Added missing check for length in the functions
ReadDCMImage and ReadPICTImage, which allowed remote attackers to
cause a denial of service via a crafted image (bsc#1107609)

CVE-2018-16645: Prevent excessive memory allocation issue in the
functions ReadBMPImage and ReadDIBImage, which allowed remote
attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted image file

CVE-2018-16413: Prevent heap-based buffer over-read in the
PushShortPixel function leading to DoS (bsc#1106989)

This update also relaxes the restrictions of use of Postscript like
formats to 'write' only. (bsc#1105592)

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 Workstation Extension 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2195=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118078

File Name: suse_SU-2018-3095-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/12

Modified: 2018/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ImageMagick, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ImageMagick-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ImageMagick-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libMagick++-6_Q16, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libMagick++-6_Q16-3-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libMagickCore-6_Q16, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libMagickCore-6_Q16-1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libMagickCore-6_Q16-1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libMagickWand-6_Q16, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libMagickWand-6_Q16-1-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11532, CVE-2018-16413, CVE-2018-16640, CVE-2018-16642, CVE-2018-16643, CVE-2018-16644, CVE-2018-16645, CVE-2018-16749, CVE-2018-16750