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Vulnerability of ImageMagick: denial of service via MagickCore/gem.c

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via MagickCore/gem.c of ImageMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable software: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this announce: 1/4.
Creation date: 19/02/2021.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2021-20176, SUSE-SU-2021:0528-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-34627.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via MagickCore/gem.c of ImageMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This security vulnerability impacts software or systems such as SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness bulletin is low.

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

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

Solutions for this threat 

SUSE LE 12 SP5: new ImageMagick packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP5: ImageMagick 6.8.8.1-71.159.2
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