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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2020-29599: ImageMagick: Command injection

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2020-29599: ImageMagick: Command injection

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/07/2020
Created
01/29/2021
Added
01/29/2021
Modified
01/29/2021

Description

ImageMagick before 6.9.11-40 and 7.x before 7.0.10-40 mishandles the -authenticate option, which allows setting a password for password-protected PDF files. The user-controlled password was not properly escaped/sanitized and it was therefore possible to inject additional shell commands via coders/pdf.c.

Solution(s)

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

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