openSUSE 10 Security Update : ImageMagick (ImageMagick-2235)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27105
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionTwo security problems were found in GraphicsMagick which are also present in ImageMagick.
CVE-2006-5456: Multiple buffer overflows in ImageMagick allowed user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly 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.
Additionaly a segfault regression when converting a PGM image was fixed on SLE 10.
SolutionUpdate the affected ImageMagick packages.