Debian Security Advisory

DLA-902-1 imagemagick -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
18 Apr 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 859771, Bug 859769.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-7606, CVE-2017-7619.
More information:

Two security vulnerabilities were discovered in imagemagick that allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash and infinite loop) or possibly other unspecified impact via a crafted image.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 8:

We recommend that you upgrade your imagemagick packages.

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