Ubuntu 6.06 LTS : blender vulnerabilities (USN-699-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

It was discovered that Blender did not correctly handle certain
malformed Radiance RGBE images. If a user were tricked into opening a
.blend file containing a specially crafted Radiance RGBE image, an
attacker could execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
(CVE-2008-1102)

It was discovered that Blender did not properly sanitize the Python
search path. A local attacker could execute arbitrary code by
inserting a specially crafted Python file in the Blender working
directory. (CVE-2008-4863).

Solution :

Update the affected blender package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37828 ()

Bugtraq ID: 28870

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1102
CVE-2008-4863