GLSA-201702-09 : ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 97252


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-09 (ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

A remote attacker, by enticing a user to process a specially crafted image file, could 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: High

ID: 97252

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201702-09.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/02/21

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10144, CVE-2016-10145, CVE-2016-10146, CVE-2016-9298, CVE-2017-5506, CVE-2017-5507, CVE-2017-5508, CVE-2017-5509, CVE-2017-5510, CVE-2017-5511

GLSA: 201702-09