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vulnerability alert CVE-2018-18025

ImageMagick: out-of-bounds memory reading via EncodeImage

Synthesis of the vulnerability

Impacted products: Debian, Solaris, WindRiver Linux.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: data reading, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Provenance: document.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 13/11/2018.
Identifiers: bulletinoct2018, CVE-2018-18025, DLA-1574-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-27761.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via EncodeImage() of ImageMagick, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
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