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RHSA-2010:0653: ImageMagick security update

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RHSA-2010:0653: ImageMagick security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/02/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2010
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

ImageMagick is an image display and manipulation tool for the X WindowSystem that can read and write multiple image formats.An integer overflow flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, wasfound in the ImageMagick routine responsible for creating X11 images. Anattacker could create a specially-crafted image file that, when opened by avictim, would cause ImageMagick to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrarycode. (CVE-2009-1882)Users of ImageMagick are advised to upgrade to these updated packages,which contain a backported patch to correct this issue. All runninginstances of ImageMagick must be restarted for this update to take effect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-imagemagick
  • redhat-upgrade-imagemagick-c
  • redhat-upgrade-imagemagick-c-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-imagemagick-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-imagemagick-perl

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