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<glsa id="201006-03">
<title>ImageMagick: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code</title>
An integer overflow in ImageMagick might allow remote attackers to cause
the remote execution of arbitrary code.
<product type="ebuild">imagemagick</product>
<announced>June 01, 2010</announced>
<revised>June 01, 2010: 01</revised>
<package name="media-gfx/imagemagick" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge"></unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt"></vulnerable>
ImageMagick is a collection of tools and libraries for manipulating
various image formats.
Tielei Wang has discovered that the XMakeImage() function in
magick/xwindow.c is prone to an integer overflow, possibly leading to a
buffer overflow.
<impact type="normal">
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted
image, possibly resulting in the remote execution of arbitrary code
with the privileges of the user running the application, or a Denial of
There is no known workaround at this time.
All ImageMagick users should upgrade to an unaffected version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=media-gfx/imagemagick-;</code>
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since June 4, 2009. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.
<uri link="">CVE-2009-1882</uri>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Wed, 03 Jun 2009 18:15:07 +0000">
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sun, 30 May 2010 11:23:27 +0000">
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Sun, 30 May 2010 15:32:51 +0000">