+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #217558 +++
Description of problem:
Debian team issued an ImageMagick update DSA-1213-1 where they reportedly fixed
an issue in SGI image handling routine.
See their Changelog entry:
* Fix insufficient boundary checks in SGIDecode() (discovered by Daniel
And excerpt from their advisory:
Daniel Kobras discovered that Imagemagick is vulnerable to buffer
overflows in the module for SGI images.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RHEL2.1-RHEL4, FC5, FC6
I attach relevant part of the debian patch. Please have a look at it.
-- Additional comment from lkundrak on 2006-11-28 11:57 EST --
Created an attachment (id=142305)
Part that fixes CVE-2006-5868 issue, from debian
Upstream's revision 4399 (which went into 6.2.9) changes SGIDecode quite
radically, possibly to address the issue. I wish they learned to write commit
messages. I mailed the upstream to get some more clue...
Upstream states that the flaw was corrected in 188.8.131.52.
Please close if ImageMagick-184.108.40.206-4.fc6 fixes this, otherwise push the fix. I
think rebasing would be the best thing to do here.
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This bug is fixed in F-7 and newerm closing.