ImageMagick: Multiple vulnerabilities

2016-11-30T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201611-21
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2016-11-30T00:00:00

Description

Background

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

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"