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Vulnerability of ImageMagick: denial of service via ReadDCMImage

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a fatal error via ReadDCMImage() of ImageMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted systems: Debian, openSUSE Leap, Solaris, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 03/10/2018.
Références of this alert: bulletinoct2018, CVE-2018-16643, DLA-1530-1, DLA-2366-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:3014-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:3203-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2977-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3095-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3269-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3348-1, USN-3785-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-27389.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a fatal error via ReadDCMImage() of ImageMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This security weakness impacts software or systems such as Debian, openSUSE Leap, Solaris, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat bulletin 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 threat.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian 8: new imagemagick packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: imagemagick 8:6.8.9.9-5+deb8u14

Debian 9: new imagemagick packages (08/09/2020).
New packages are available:
  Debian 9: imagemagick 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-11+deb9u10

openSUSE Leap 15.0: new ImageMagick packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: ImageMagick 7.0.7.34-lp150.2.15.1

openSUSE Leap 42.3: new ImageMagick packages (18/10/2018).
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: ImageMagick 6.8.8.1-70.2

Oracle Solaris: patch for third party software of October 2018 v3.
A patch is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1448883.1

SUSE LE 11 SP4: new GraphicsMagick packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP4: GraphicsMagick 1.2.5-78.72.1

SUSE LE 11 SP4: new ImageMagick packages (24/10/2018).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP4: ImageMagick 6.4.3.6-78.74.1

SUSE LE 12 SP3: new ImageMagick packages (11/10/2018).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: ImageMagick 6.8.8.1-71.79.1

SUSE LE 15: new ImageMagick packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: ImageMagick 7.0.7.34-3.24.1

Ubuntu: new imagemagick packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: imagemagick 8:6.9.7.4+dfsg-16ubuntu6.4
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: imagemagick 8:6.8.9.9-7ubuntu5.13
  Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: imagemagick 8:6.7.7.10-6ubuntu3.13

Wind River Linux: solution (28/11/2018).
The solution is indicated in information sources.
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