SUSE SLES11 Security Update : ImageMagick (SUSE-SU-2016:3256-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96138


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


This update for ImageMagick fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-9556: Possible Heap-overflow found by fuzzing [bsc#1011130]

- CVE-2016-9559: Possible NULL pointer access found by fuzzing [bsc#1011136]

- CVE-2016-8707: Possible code execution in the tiff deflate convert code [bsc#1014159]

- CVE-2016-9773: Possible Heap overflow in IsPixelGray [bsc#1013376]

- CVE-2016-8866: Possible memory allocation failure in AcquireMagickMemory [bsc#1009318]

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 Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-ImageMagick-12917=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-ImageMagick-12917=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-ImageMagick-12917=1

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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96138

File Name: suse_SU-2016-3256-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/27

Modified: 2017/08/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/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: 2016/12/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7530, CVE-2016-8707, CVE-2016-8866, CVE-2016-9556, CVE-2016-9559, CVE-2016-9773

OSVDB: 134473, 146022, 147474, 147693, 148181

IAVB: 2016-B-0178