imagemagick (SSA:2007-066-06)
Posted on: 03/08/2007 10:11 AM

A new imagemagick package is available for Slackware 11.0 to fix security issues.

More details about this issue may be found in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:

Here are the details from the Slackware 11.0 ChangeLog:
Upgraded to imagemagick-6.3.3-0.
The original fix for PALM image handling has been corrected.
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new package:

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Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab ( for donating additional FTP and rsync hosting to the Slackware project! :-)

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Updated package for Slackware 11.0:

MD5 signature:

Slackware 11.0 package:
aa74825b927c5fcd596cbc4fdbbb5e1f imagemagick-6.3.3_0-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg imagemagick-6.3.3_0-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz


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