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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.52989
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2005:480
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2005:480.

ImageMagick(TM) is an image display and manipulation tool for the X Window
System that can read and write multiple image formats.

A denial of service bug was found in the way ImageMagick parses XWD files.
A user or program executing ImageMagick to process a malicious XWD file can
cause ImageMagick to enter an infinite loop causing a denial of service
condition. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)
has assigned the name CVE-2005-1739 to this issue.

Users of ImageMagick should upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a backported patch, and are not vulnerable to this issue.

Solution:
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-480.html

Risk factor : Medium

CVSS Score:
5.0

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 13705
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2005-1739
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13705
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200505-16.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:107
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=90423
http://www.osvdb.org/16774
http://www.osvdb.org/16775
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11667
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A960
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-480.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/15429
http://secunia.com/advisories/15446
http://secunia.com/advisories/15453
https://usn.ubuntu.com/132-1/
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