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ImageMagick -- ReadPNMImage() heap overflow vulnerability

Affected packages
ImageMagick < 6.2.2
ImageMagick-nox11 < 6.2.2


VuXML ID cd286cc5-b762-11d9-bfb7-000c6ec775d9
Discovery 2005-04-25
Entry 2005-04-27

Damian Put reports about ImageMagick:

Remote exploitation of a heap overflow vulnerability could allow execution of arbitrary code or course denial of service.

A heap overflow exists in ReadPNMImage() function, that is used to decode a PNM image files.


Bugtraq ID 13351