Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ImageMagick (MDKSA-2006:193)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24578
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMultiple buffer overflows in GraphicsMagick before 1.1.7 and ImageMagick 6.0.7 allow user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute execute arbitrary code via (1) a DCM image that is not properly handled by the ReadDCMImage function in coders/dcm.c, or (2) a PALM image that is not properly handled by the ReadPALMImage function in coders/palm.c.
Updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.