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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201405-09

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http://security.gentoo.org/

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Severity: Normal

Title: ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities

Date: May 17, 2014

Bugs: #409431, #483032, #500988, #506562

ID: 201405-09

 

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Synopsis

========

 

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ImageMagick, the worst

of which could lead to arbitrary code execution.

 

Background

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ImageMagick is a collection of tools and libraries for manipulating

various image formats.

 

Affected packages

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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected

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1 media-gfx/imagemagick < 6.8.8.10 >= 6.8.8.10

 

Description

===========

 

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ImageMagick. Please

review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

 

Note that CVE-2012-1185 and CVE-2012-1186 were issued due to incomplete

fixes for CVE-2012-0247 and CVE-2012-0248, respectively. The earlier

CVEs were addressed in GLSA 201203-09.

 

Impact

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A remote attacker can utilize multiple vectors to execute arbitrary

code or cause a Denial of Service condition.

 

Workaround

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There is no known workaround at this time.

 

Resolution

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All ImageMagick users should upgrade to the latest version:

 

# emerge --sync

# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-gfx/imagemagick-6.8.8.10"

 

References

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[ 1 ] CVE-2012-1185

http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-1185

[ 2 ] CVE-2012-1186

http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-1186

[ 3 ] CVE-2013-4298

http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4298

[ 4 ] CVE-2014-1947

http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-1947

[ 5 ] CVE-2014-2030

http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-2030

 

Availability

============

 

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at

the Gentoo Security Website:

 

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201405-09.xml

 

Concerns?

=========

 

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the

confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost

importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to

security ( -at -) gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at

https://bugs.gentoo.org.

 

License

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Copyright 2014 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text

belongs to its owner(s).

 

The contents of this document are licensed under the

Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

 

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

 

 

 

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