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Bug 158790 - CAN-2005-1739 ImageMagick XWD denial of service
Summary: CAN-2005-1739 ImageMagick XWD denial of service
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ImageMagick
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Matthias Clasen
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,public=20050425,repor...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-05-25 19:28 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-06-02 14:30:13 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:480 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: ImageMagick security update 2005-06-02 04:00:00 UTC

Description Josh Bressers 2005-05-25 19:28:39 UTC
The XWD Decoder in ImageMagick before, and GraphicsMagick before
1.1.6-r1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop)
via an image with a zero color mask.

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-05-25 19:29:44 UTC
This issue should also affect RHEL2.1 and RHEL3

Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2005-05-25 19:36:29 UTC
Additional information can be found here:

Comment 4 Josh Bressers 2005-06-02 14:30:13 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

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