DSA 2462-1: imagemagick security update
Posted on: 04/30/2012 11:33 AM

An imagemagick security update has been released for Debian GNU/Linux

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2462-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
April 29, 2012 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : imagemagick
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2012-0259 CVE-2012-0260 CVE-2012-1185 CVE-2012-1186
CVE-2012-1610 CVE-2012-1798

Several integer overflows and missing input validations were discovered
in the ImageMagick image manipulation suite, resulting in the execution
of arbitrary code or denial of service.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 8:

We recommend that you upgrade your imagemagick packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

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