The Vigil@nce team watches public vulnerabilities impacting your computers, and then offers security solutions, a vigilance database and tools to fix them.

Vulnerability of GraphicsMagick: buffer overflow via JNG

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via JNG of GraphicsMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable systems: openSUSE Leap.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 25/05/2018.
Références of this weakness: openSUSE-SU-2018:1421-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-26228.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via JNG of GraphicsMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Full bulletin, software filtering, emails, fixes, ... (Request your free trial)

This vulnerability bulletin impacts software or systems such as openSUSE Leap.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity note.

Solutions for this threat 

openSUSE Leap 15.0: new GraphicsMagick packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: GraphicsMagick 1.3.29-lp150.3.3.1
Full bulletin, software filtering, emails, fixes, ... (Request your free trial)

Computer vulnerabilities tracking service 

Vigil@nce provides an application vulnerability alert. Each administrator can customize the list of products for which he wants to receive vulnerability alerts.