[USN-5456-1] ImageMagick vulnerability


========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5456-1 June 01, 2022
imagemagick vulnerability ==========================================================================
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 18.04 LTS – Ubuntu 16.04 ESM – Ubuntu 14.04 ESM
Summary:
ImageMagick could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted file.
Software Description: – imagemagick: Image manipulation programs and library
Details:
It was discovered that ImageMagick incorrectly handled memory under certain circumstances. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted image, an attacker could possibly exploit this issue to cause a denial of service or other unspecified impact.
Update instructions:
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: imagemagick 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.13 imagemagick-6-common 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.13 imagemagick-common 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.13 libmagick++-6.q16-7 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.13 libmagick++-6.q16hdri-7 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.13 libmagickcore-6.q16-3 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.13 libmagickcore-6.q16hdri-3 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.13
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM: imagemagick 8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu5.16+esm3 imagemagick-6.q16 8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu5.16+esm3 imagemagick-common 8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu5.16+esm3 libmagick++-6.q16-5v5 8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu5.16+esm3 libmagickcore-6.q16-2 8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu5.16+esm3
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM: imagemagick 8:6.7.7.10-6ubuntu3.13+esm2 imagemagick-common 8:6.7.7.10-6ubuntu3.13+esm2 libmagick++5 8:6.7.7.10-6ubuntu3.13+esm2 libmagickcore5 8:6.7.7.10-6ubuntu3.13+esm2
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
References: ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5456-1 CVE-2022-28463
Package Information:
launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/imagemagick/8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.13