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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201611-21

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201611-21
Posted Dec 1, 2016
Authored by Gentoo | Site security.gentoo.org

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201611-21 - Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in ImageMagick, the worst of which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code. Versions less than 6.9.6.2 are affected.

tags | advisory, remote, arbitrary, vulnerability
systems | linux, gentoo
advisories | CVE-2016-3714, CVE-2016-3715, CVE-2016-3716, CVE-2016-3717, CVE-2016-3718, CVE-2016-5010, CVE-2016-5842, CVE-2016-6491, CVE-2016-7799, CVE-2016-7906
SHA-256 | 46dc24173e41a5be471383b74ecf85c28310e324afd76fcc85fbe71380a39534

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201611-21

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Severity: Normal
Title: ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: November 30, 2016
Bugs: #581990, #593526, #593530, #593532, #595200, #596002, #596004
ID: 201611-21

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in ImageMagick, the worst of
which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Background
==========

ImageMagick is a collection of tools and libraries for many image
formats.

Affected packages
=================

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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 media-gfx/imagemagick < 6.9.6.2 >= 6.9.6.2

Description
===========

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

Impact
======

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All ImageMagick users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-gfx/imagemagick-6.9.6.2"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2016-3714
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-3714
[ 2 ] CVE-2016-3715
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-3715
[ 3 ] CVE-2016-3716
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-3716
[ 4 ] CVE-2016-3717
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-3717
[ 5 ] CVE-2016-3718
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-3718
[ 6 ] CVE-2016-5010
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-5010
[ 7 ] CVE-2016-5842
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-5842
[ 8 ] CVE-2016-6491
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-6491
[ 9 ] CVE-2016-7799
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-7799
[ 10 ] CVE-2016-7906
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-7906

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201611-21

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2016 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5


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