[SECURITY] [DLA 953-1] graphicsmagick security update

Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-05-26T13:09:16


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