Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ImageMagick (MDKSA-2006:024)
High Nessus Plugin ID 20818
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThe delegate code in ImageMagick 6.2.4.x allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a filename that is processed by the display command. (CVE-2005-4601)
A format string vulnerability in the SetImageInfo function in image.c for ImageMagick 6.2.3, and other versions, allows user-complicit attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a numeric format string specifier such as %d in the file name, a variant of CVE-2005-0397, and as demonstrated using the convert program. (CVE-2006-0082)
The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.