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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-0247: ImageMagick: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-0247: ImageMagick: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/05/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
08/04/2020

Description

ImageMagick 6.7.5-7 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted offset and count values in the ResolutionUnit tag in the EXIF IFD0 of an image.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-gfx-imagemagick

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