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[DSA593] DSA-593-1 imagemagick Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A vulnerability has been reported for ImageMagick, a commonly used
image manipulation library. Due to a boundary error within the EXIF
parsing routine, a specially crafted graphic image could lead to the
execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
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/2004/dsa-593
Threat Level: High
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