SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2019:1712-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 126253


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


This update for ImageMagick fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2019-11597: Fixed a heap-based buffer over-read in the WriteTIFFImage() (bsc#1138464).

Fixed a file content disclosure via SVG and WMF decoding (bsc#1138425).- CVE-2019-11472: Fixed a denial of service in ReadXWDImage() (bsc#1133204).

CVE-2019-11470: Fixed a denial of service in ReadCINImage() (bsc#1133205).

CVE-2019-11506: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in the WriteMATLABImage() (bsc#1133498).

CVE-2019-11505: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in the WritePDBImage() (bsc#1133501).

CVE-2019-10131: Fixed a off-by-one read in formatIPTCfromBuffer function in coders/meta.c (bsc#1134075).

CVE-2017-12806: Fixed a denial of service through memory exhaustion in format8BIM() (bsc#1135232).

CVE-2017-12805: Fixed a denial of service through memory exhaustion in ReadTIFFImage() (bsc#1135236).

CVE-2019-11598: Fixed a heap-based buffer over-read in WritePNMImage() (bsc#1136732)

We also now disable PCL in the -SUSE configuration, as it also uses ghostscript for decoding (bsc#1136183)

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-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP4-2019-1712=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP3-2019-1712=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-1712=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2019-1712=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1712=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-1712=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1712=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2019-1712=1

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 126253

File Name: suse_SU-2019-1712-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/26/2019

Updated: 1/10/2020

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11506


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ImageMagick, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ImageMagick-config-6-SUSE, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ImageMagick-config-6-upstream, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ImageMagick-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ImageMagick-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmagick%2b%2b-6_q16, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libmagick%2b%2b-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

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/25/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/23/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12805, CVE-2017-12806, CVE-2019-10131, CVE-2019-11470, CVE-2019-11472, CVE-2019-11505, CVE-2019-11506, CVE-2019-11597, CVE-2019-11598