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    Debian LTS: DLA-953-1: graphicsmagick security update

    Date 26 May 2017
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Chris Evans discovered that graphicsmagick used uninitialized memory in the RLE decoder, allowing an remote attacker to leak sensitive information from process memory space.
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    Package        : graphicsmagick
    Version        : 1.3.16-1.1+deb7u7
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-9098
    Debian Bug     : 862967
    
    Chris Evans discovered that graphicsmagick used uninitialized memory
    in the RLE decoder, allowing an remote attacker to leak sensitive
    information from process memory space.
    
    More information are available at:
    https://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.de/2017/05/bleed-continues-18-byte-file-14k-bounty.html
    
    For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version
    1.3.16-1.1+deb7u7.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your graphicsmagick packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    

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