View Full Version : USN-481-1: ImageMagick vulnerabilities

July 10th, 2007, 05:30 PM
Referenced CVEs:
CVE-2007-1667, CVE-2007-1797

================================================== ========= Ubuntu Security Notice USN-481-1 July 10, 2007 imagemagick vulnerabilities CVE-2007-1667, CVE-2007-1797 ================================================== ========= A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases: Ubuntu 6.06 LTS Ubuntu 6.10 Ubuntu 7.04 This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu. The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 6.06 LTS: libmagick9 6: Ubuntu 6.10: libmagick9 7: Ubuntu 7.04: libmagick9 7: In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the necessary changes. Details follow: Multiple vulnerabilities were found in ImageMagick's handling of DCM and WXD image files. By tricking a user into processing a specially crafted image with an application that uses imagemagick, an attacker could execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.

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