Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 6.10 / 7.04 / 7.10 : sdl-image1.2 vulnerabilities (USN-595-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

Michael Skladnikiewicz discovered that SDL_image did not correctly
load GIF images. If a user or automated system were tricked into
processing a specially crafted GIF, a remote attacker could execute
arbitrary code or cause a crash, leading to a denial of service.
(CVE-2007-6697)

David Raulo discovered that SDL_image did not correctly load ILBM
images. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a
specially crafted ILBM, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code
or cause a crash, leading to a denial of service. (CVE-2008-0544).

Solution :

Update the affected libsdl-image1.2 and / or libsdl-image1.2-dev
packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31703 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6697
CVE-2008-0544