Debian: DSA-2750-1: imagemagick security update

    Date03 Sep 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Anton Kortunov reported a heap corruption in ImageMagick, a program collection and library for converting and manipulating image files. Crafted GIF files could cause ImageMagick to crash, potentially leading to arbitrary code execution.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2750-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
    September 03, 2013                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : imagemagick
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
    Problem type   : local
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-4298
    Debian Bug     : 721273
    
    Anton Kortunov reported a heap corruption in ImageMagick, a program
    collection and library for converting and manipulating image files.
    Crafted GIF files could cause ImageMagick to crash, potentially
    leading to arbitrary code execution.
    
    The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected by this problem.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 8:6.7.7.10-5+deb7u2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 8:6.7.7.10-6.
    
    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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