Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1170-1 graphicsmagick -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
14 Nov 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 881524.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-13134, CVE-2017-16547.
More information:

Security vulnerabilities have been identified in graphicsmagick, a collection of image processing utilities and libraries.

  • CVE-2017-13134

    Graphicsmagick was vulnerable to a heap-based buffer over-read and denial of service via a crafted SFW file.

  • CVE-2017-16547

    Graphicsmagick was vulnerable to a remote denial of service (application crash) or possible unspecified other impact via a crafted file resulting from a defective memory allocation.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.3.16-1.1+deb7u15.

We recommend that you upgrade your graphicsmagick packages.

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