Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1140-1 graphicsmagick -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
19 Oct 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-13737, CVE-2017-15277.
More information:

Immediately after the previous update to graphicsmagick, two more security issues were identified. These updates are included here.

  • CVE-2017-13737

    Incorrect rounding up resulted in scrambling the heap beyond the allocation.

  • CVE-2017-15277

    Left the palette uninitialized when processing a GIF file that has neither a global nor local palette.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.3.16-1.1+deb7u11.

We recommend that you upgrade your graphicsmagick packages.

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