FreeBSD : ImageMagick -- ReadPNMImage() heap overflow vulnerability (cd286cc5-b762-11d9-bfb7-000c6ec775d9)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19125


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Damian Put reports about ImageMagick :

Remote exploitation of a heap overflow vulnerability could allow execution of arbitrary code or course denial of service.

A heap overflow exists in ReadPNMImage() function, that is used to decode a PNM image files.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 19125

File Name: freebsd_pkg_cd286cc5b76211d9bfb7000c6ec775d9.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.22 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ImageMagick, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ImageMagick-nox11, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2005/04/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/04/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1275

BID: 13351