Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 10.10 / 11.04 : librsvg vulnerability (USN-1206-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Sauli Pahlman discovered that librsvg did not correctly handle
malformed filter names. If a user or automated system were tricked
into processing a specially crafted SVG image, a remote attacker could
gain user privileges.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56194 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3146