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Date: Mon, 8 Jun 2009 10:26:56 +0200
From: Thomas Biege <thomas@...e.de>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org>
Subject: Re: CVE Request -- ImageMagick -- Integer overflow in XMakeImage()


This also affects GraphicsMagick.

On Sat, Jun 06, 2009 at 12:22:01PM -0400, Steven M. Christey wrote:
> 
> ======================================================
> Name: CVE-2009-1882
> Status: Candidate
> URL: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-1882
> Reference: CONFIRM:http://imagemagick.org/script/changelog.php
> Reference: CONFIRM:http://mirror1.smudge-it.co.uk/imagemagick/www/changelog.html
> Reference: BID:35111
> Reference: URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35111
> Reference: OSVDB:54729
> Reference: URL:http://osvdb.org/54729
> Reference: SECUNIA:35216
> Reference: URL:http://secunia.com/advisories/35216
> Reference: VUPEN:ADV-2009-1449
> Reference: URL:http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1449
> 
> Integer overflow in the XMakeImage function in magick/xwindow.c in
> ImageMagick 6.5.2-8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
> service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TIFF
> file, which triggers a buffer overflow.  NOTE: some of these details
> are obtained from third party information.
> 

-- 
Bye,
     Thomas
-- 
 Thomas Biege <thomas@...e.de>, SUSE LINUX, Security Support & Auditing
 SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Markus Rex, HRB 16746 (AG Nuernberg)
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