Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1785-1 imagemagick -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
14 May 2019
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 867778, Bug 868950, Bug 869210, Bug 869712, Bug 873059, Bug 869727, Bug 870491, Bug 870504.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9500, CVE-2017-11446, CVE-2017-11523, CVE-2017-11537, CVE-2017-12140, CVE-2017-12430, CVE-2017-12432, CVE-2017-12435, CVE-2017-12563, CVE-2017-12587, CVE-2017-12643, CVE-2017-12670, CVE-2017-12674, CVE-2017-12691, CVE-2017-12692, CVE-2017-12693, CVE-2017-12875, CVE-2017-13133, CVE-2017-13142, CVE-2017-13145, CVE-2017-13658, CVE-2017-13768, CVE-2017-14060, CVE-2017-14172, CVE-2017-14173, CVE-2017-14174, CVE-2017-14175, CVE-2017-14249, CVE-2017-14341, CVE-2017-14400, CVE-2017-14505, CVE-2017-14532, CVE-2017-14624, CVE-2017-14625, CVE-2017-14626, CVE-2017-14739, CVE-2017-14741, CVE-2017-15015, CVE-2017-15017, CVE-2017-15281, CVE-2017-17682, CVE-2017-17914, CVE-2017-18271, CVE-2017-18273, CVE-2017-1000445, CVE-2017-1000476, CVE-2019-9956, CVE-2019-10650, CVE-2019-11597, CVE-2019-11598.
More information:

Numerous security vulnerabilities were fixed in Imagemagick. Various memory handling problems and cases of missing or incomplete input sanitizing may result in denial of service, memory or CPU exhaustion, information disclosure or potentially the execution of arbitrary code when a malformed image file is processed.

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

We recommend that you upgrade your imagemagick packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: