Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 2049-1] imagemagick security update)

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

7.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

2 years ago

Modified

Modified

2 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update for the 'imagemagick' package(s) announced via the DSA-2049-1 advisory.

Insight

Insight

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in imagemagick, an image processing toolkit. CVE-2019-19948 Heap-buffer-overflow in WriteSGIImage (coders/sgi.c) caused by insufficient validation of row and column sizes. This vulnerability might be leveraged by remote attackers to cause denial of service or any other unspecified impact via crafted image data. CVE-2019-19949 Heap-based buffer over-read (off-by-one) in WritePNGImage (coders/png.c) caused by missing length check prior pointer dereference. This vulnerability might be leveraged by remote attackers to cause denial of service via crafted image data.

Affected Software

Affected Software

'imagemagick' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Detection Method

Detection Method

Checks if a vulnerable package version is present on the target host.

Solution

Solution

For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 8:6.8.9.9-5+deb8u19. We recommend that you upgrade your imagemagick packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)

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