SUSE SLES11 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2018:3808-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119041


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


This update for ImageMagick fixes the following issues :

CVE-2017-14997: ImageMagick allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (excessive memory allocation) because of an integer underflow in ReadPICTImage in coders/pict.c. (bsc#1112399)

CVE-2018-16644: A regression in the security fix for the pict coder was fixed (bsc#1107609)

CVE-2017-11532: When ImageMagick processed a crafted file in convert, it could lead to a Memory Leak in the WriteMPCImage() function in coders/mpc.c. (bsc#1050129)

CVE-2017-11639: A regression in the security fix in the cip coder was fixed (bsc#1050635)

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-13868=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-ImageMagick-13868=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-ImageMagick-13868=1

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119041

File Name: suse_SU-2018-3808-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/20

Updated: 2019/09/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/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: 2018/11/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/07/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11532, CVE-2017-11639, CVE-2017-14997, CVE-2018-16644