GLSA-201606-14 : ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91845


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201606-14 (ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ImageMagick including, but not limited to, various overflows and potential Denials of Service.
Please visit the references and related bug reports for additional information.
Impact :

Remote attackers could potentially perform buffer overflows or conduct Denials of Service.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All ImageMagick users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/imagemagick-'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91845

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201606-14.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/27

Modified: 2016/06/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:imagemagick, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/26

Reference Information

GLSA: 201606-14