Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1530-1 imagemagick -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
03 Oct 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-16412, CVE-2018-16413, CVE-2018-16642, CVE-2018-16643, CVE-2018-16644, CVE-2018-16645, CVE-2018-16749.
More information:

Several security vulnerabilities were discovered in ImageMagick, an image manipulation program, that allow remote attackers to cause denial of service (application crash, excessive memory allocation, or other unspecified effects) or out of bounds memory access via DCM, PWP, CALS, PICT, BMP, DIB, or PNG image files.

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

We recommend that you upgrade your imagemagick packages.

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