Debian Bug report logs - #491439
CVE-2008-3134: several DoS

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Package: graphicsmagick; Maintainer for graphicsmagick is Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>; Source for graphicsmagick is src:graphicsmagick.

Reported by: Steffen Joeris <>

Date: Sat, 19 Jul 2008 13:09:02 UTC

Severity: important

Tags: security

Fixed in version graphicsmagick/1.3.5-1

Done: Daniel Kobras <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#491439; Package graphicsmagick. Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Steffen Joeris <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: CVE-2008-3134: several DoS
Date: Sat, 19 Jul 2008 23:06:55 +1000
Package: graphicsmagick
Severity: important
Tags: security

the following CVE (Common Vulnerabilities & Exposures) id was
published for graphicsmagick.

| Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in GraphicsMagick before 1.2.4
| allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash, infinite
| loop, or memory consumption) via (a) unspecified vectors in the (1)
| AVI, (2) AVS, (3) DCM, (4) EPT, (5) FITS, (6) MTV, (7) PALM, (8) RLA,
| and (9) TGA decoder readers; and (b) the GetImageCharacteristics
| function in magick/image.c, as reachable from a crafted (10) PNG, (11)
| JPEG, (12) BMP, or (13) TIFF file.

If you fix the vulnerability please also make sure to include the
CVE id in your changelog entry.

Could you also please check, if imagemagick is vulnerable?


For further information see:


Tags added: pending Request was from Anibal Monsalve Salazar <> to (Sun, 29 Mar 2009 19:06:08 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Reply sent to Daniel Kobras <>:
You have taken responsibility. (Mon, 30 Mar 2009 21:54:13 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Steffen Joeris <>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Mon, 30 Mar 2009 21:54:13 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #12 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Daniel Kobras <>
Subject: Bug#491439: fixed in graphicsmagick 1.3.5-1
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 21:30:18 +0000
Source: graphicsmagick
Source-Version: 1.3.5-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
graphicsmagick, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/graphicsmagick-dbg_1.3.5-1_amd64.deb
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/graphicsmagick-imagemagick-compat_1.3.5-1_all.deb
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/graphicsmagick-libmagick-dev-compat_1.3.5-1_all.deb
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/graphicsmagick_1.3.5-1.diff.gz
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/graphicsmagick_1.3.5-1.dsc
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/graphicsmagick_1.3.5-1_amd64.deb
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/graphicsmagick_1.3.5.orig.tar.gz
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/libgraphics-magick-perl_1.3.5-1_amd64.deb
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/libgraphicsmagick++1-dev_1.3.5-1_amd64.deb
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/libgraphicsmagick++3_1.3.5-1_amd64.deb
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/libgraphicsmagick1-dev_1.3.5-1_amd64.deb
  to pool/main/g/graphicsmagick/libgraphicsmagick3_1.3.5-1_amd64.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Daniel Kobras <> (supplier of updated graphicsmagick package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2009 18:23:02 +0200
Source: graphicsmagick
Binary: graphicsmagick libgraphicsmagick3 libgraphicsmagick1-dev libgraphicsmagick++3 libgraphicsmagick++1-dev libgraphics-magick-perl graphicsmagick-imagemagick-compat graphicsmagick-libmagick-dev-compat graphicsmagick-dbg
Architecture: source amd64 all
Version: 1.3.5-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Daniel Kobras <>
Changed-By: Daniel Kobras <>
 graphicsmagick - collection of image processing tools
 graphicsmagick-dbg - format-independent image processing - debugging symbols
 graphicsmagick-imagemagick-compat - image processing tools providing ImageMagick interface
 graphicsmagick-libmagick-dev-compat - image processing libraries providing ImageMagick interface
 libgraphics-magick-perl - format-independent image processing - perl interface
 libgraphicsmagick++1-dev - format-independent image processing - C++ development files
 libgraphicsmagick++3 - format-independent image processing - C++ shared library
 libgraphicsmagick1-dev - format-independent image processing - C development files
 libgraphicsmagick3 - format-independent image processing - C shared library
Closes: 491439 506473 516909
 graphicsmagick (1.3.5-1) experimental; urgency=low
   * New upstream version 1.3.5. Closes: #516909
     + SONAME versions of C and C++ shared libraries change from 2 to 3.
   * magick/command.c: Avoid double free() error when calling
     "gm import" with option "-frame". Closes: #506473
   * utilities/gm.1: Quote one more single tick in gm(1) man page. Thanks
     to Vincent Mauge.
   * debian/changelog: Add information about security problems fixed in
     1.2.4 upstream release to previous changelog entry.
   * debian/control: Adjust for SONAME changes.
   * debian/control: Remove obsolete alternative dependencies on x-dev and
   * debian/copyright: Updated list of authors in line with
   * debian/ Most documentation has moved below www
     and doesn't have to be installed separately. Trim file list
   * debian/graphicsmagick.install: images subdirectory has moved below
     www, so doesn't have to be installed separately.
   * debian/libgraphicsmagick{,++}2.install: Renamed to
   * debian/libgraphicsmagick{,_++}3.symbols: Add list of current library
     symbols for C and C++ bindings.
   * debian/rules: Adjust for SONAME changes.
   * debian/rules: Make use of improved security features in gcc and ld,
     unless DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS contain the "noharden" keyword.
   * debian/rules: Packages comply with version 3.8.1 of Debian policy.
 graphicsmagick (1.2.4-1) experimental; urgency=low
   * New upstream version 1.2.4.
     + Fixes DoS vulnerabilities in various coders (CVE-2008-3134).
       Closes: #491439
   * debian/control: Add build-time dependencies on libsm-dev, libice-dev,
     and libxext-dev as required by AC_PATH_XTRA autoconf macro. Also add
     the above as dependencies to libgraphicsmagick1-dev for consistency
     with output of (deprecated) script GraphicsMagick-config. Thanks to
     Simon McVittie for the initial fix. Closes: #486985
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