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ImageMagick Vulnerability: ImageTragick

Discussion in 'Hosting' started by chris, May 5, 2016.

  1. chris

    chris Administrator

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    A serious security vulnerability in the ImageMagick graphics library has been announced. This is commonly found on web servers, so has the potential to impact a lot of sites.

    The name the vulnerability has been given is ImageTragick, there's already a website promising more info soon:

    https://imagetragick.com/

    The mainstream tech news sites are covering it quite heavily:

    https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/20...-at-risk-from-this-imagemagick-security-hole/

    https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=11623694

    http://arstechnica.com/security/201...ge-number-of-sites-to-code-execution-attacks/