Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ImageMagick (MDKSA-2006:223)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24607


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Multiple buffer overflows in Imagemagick 6.0 before, and 6.2 before, has unknown impact and user-assisted attack vectors via a crafted SGI image.

Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.


Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24607

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2006-223.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/02/18

Modified: 2013/05/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ImageMagick, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:ImageMagick-doc, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64Magick8.4.2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64Magick8.4.2-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libMagick8.4.2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libMagick8.4.2-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:perl-Image-Magick, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2006

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/12/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4144, CVE-2006-5868

MDKSA: 2006:223