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GraphicsMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities


1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 201311-10 / graphicsmagick
Release Date November 19, 2013
Latest Revision November 19, 2013: 1
Impact normal
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
media-gfx/graphicsmagick < 1.3.18 >= 1.3.18 All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #365769, #488050


Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GraphicsMagick, allowing remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition.

2.  Impact Information


GraphicsMagick is the Swiss army knife of image processing.


Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GraphicsMagick. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially-crafted image file, potentially resulting in arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service condition.

3.  Resolution Information


There is no known workaround at this time.


All GraphicsMagick users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-gfx/graphicsmagick-1.3.18"

4.  References


Page updated November 19, 2013

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