Debian Security Advisory

DLA-90-1 imagemagick -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
22 Nov 2014
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 768494.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-8716.
More information:

Some special crafted JPEG file could lead to dos due to missing check in embeded EXIF properties (EXIF directory offsets must be greater than 0).

For Debian 6 Squeeze, these issues have been fixed in imagemagick version 8: