SUSE SLES11 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2016:1275-1) (ImageTragick)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 91119


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for ImageMagick fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- Several coders were vulnerable to remote code execution attacks, these coders have now been disabled. They can be re-enabled by exporting the following environment variable MAGICK_CODER_MODULE_PATH=/usr/lib64/ImageMagick-6.4.3/mo dules-Q16/coders/vu lnerable/ (bsc#978061)

- CVE-2016-3714: Insufficient shell characters filtering leads to (potentially remote) code execution

- CVE-2016-3715: Possible file deletion by using ImageMagick's 'ephemeral' pseudo protocol which deletes files after reading.

- CVE-2016-3716: Possible file moving by using ImageMagick's 'msl' pseudo protocol with any extension in any folder.

- CVE-2016-3717: Possible local file read by using ImageMagick's 'label' pseudo protocol to get content of the files from the server.

- CVE-2016-3718: Possible Server Side Request Forgery (SSRF) to make HTTP GET or FTP request.

Bugs fixed :

- Use external svg loader (rsvg)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5 :

zypper in -t patch sleclo50sp3-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1 :

zypper in -t patch slemap21-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Manager 2.1 :

zypper in -t patch sleman21-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp4-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-ImageMagick-12549=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp2-ImageMagick-12549=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 91119

File Name: suse_SU-2016-1275-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/05/13

Modified: 2016/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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


Base Score: 8.4

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libMagickCore1, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3714, CVE-2016-3715, CVE-2016-3716, CVE-2016-3717, CVE-2016-3718

OSVDB: 137951, 137952, 137953, 137954, 137955