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[DSA1260] DSA-1260-1 imagemagick Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Vladimir Nadvornik discovered that the fix for a vulnerability in the
PALM decoder of Imagemagick, a collection of image manipulation programs,
was ineffective. To avoid confusion a new CVE ID has been assigned
the original issue was tracked as CVE-2006-5456.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the upcoming stable distribution (etch) this problem has been
fixed in version 7:22.214.171.124.dfsg1-0.14.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your imagemagick packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1260
Threat Level: High
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