GLSA-201611-21 : ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities (ImageTragick)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 95420


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201611-21 (ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ImageMagick. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
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: Critical

ID: 95420

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201611-21.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/01

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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


Base Score: 8.8

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3714, CVE-2016-3715, CVE-2016-3716, CVE-2016-3717, CVE-2016-3718, CVE-2016-5010, CVE-2016-5842, CVE-2016-6491, CVE-2016-7799, CVE-2016-7906

GLSA: 201611-21