Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Tielei Wang and Tom Lane discovered that the TIFF library did not
correctly handle certain malformed TIFF images. If a user or automated
system were tricked into processing a malicious image, an attacker
could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false