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Mandriva: 2013:092: imagemagick Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated imagemagick packages fix security vulnerability: The Magick_png_malloc function in coders/png.c in ImageMagick 6.7.8-6 and earlier does not use the proper variable type for the allocation size, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:092
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : imagemagick
 Date    : April 9, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated imagemagick packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 The Magick_png_malloc function in coders/png.c in ImageMagick 6.7.8-6
 and earlier does not use the proper variable type for the allocation
 size, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service
 (crash) via a crafted PNG file that triggers incorrect memory
 allocation (CVE-2012-3437).
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-3437
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0243
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 7fe90bbb731ad0fb0e55747124e8fd96  mbs1/x86_64/imagemagick-6.7.5.10-3.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 cf159673fde6b441f0137b15bb510ba5  mbs1/x86_64/imagemagick-desktop-6.7.5.10-3.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 c4ac324ad2db40dc77981f4e1da94338  mbs1/x86_64/imagemagick-doc-6.7.5.10-3.1.mbs1.noarch.rpm
 16f52283a58f5b4b3abc3c56996e0347  mbs1/x86_64/lib64magick5-6.7.5.10-3.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 9a57af08989ab5f8f9088e23e0e95d8e  mbs1/x86_64/lib64magick-devel-6.7.5.10-3.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 1371d8af8b006937fc280f1fda7c342a  mbs1/x86_64/perl-Image-Magick-6.7.5.10-3.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 2734ec58b49b08b1024b8b276f2876d5  mbs1/SRPMS/imagemagick-6.7.5.10-3.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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