No Magick Here: How to Detect ImageTragick (CVE-2016–3714) With Threat Stack

On May 3rd the ImageMagick security team posted on their blog a possible remote code execution vulnerability involving specially crafted images. For those that haven’t seen the news yet, ImageMagick is a widely used open source program for converting and managing images.  You might use it, for example, if you were a website that lets users upload their own profile picture. Those users could upload a specially crafted image that would be executed by the ImageMagick application and potentially cause a remote code execution on the host.

Shortly after ImageMagick posted on their blog, the vulnerability was discussed in various online mailing lists and forums.
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