Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1000-1 imagemagick -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
24 Jun 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 863833, Bug 863834, Bug 864087, Bug 864089, Bug 864090, Bug 864274.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9261, CVE-2017-9262, CVE-2017-9405, CVE-2017-9407, CVE-2017-9409, CVE-2017-9439, CVE-2017-9500, CVE-2017-9501.
More information:

This update fixes several vulnerabilities in imagemagick: Various memory handling problems and cases of missing or incomplete input sanitising may result in denial of service if malformed MNG, JNG, ICON, PALM, MPC, or PDB files are processed.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 8:

We recommend that you upgrade your imagemagick packages.

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