Scientific Linux Security Update : libexif on SL5.x, SL4.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

An integer overflow flaw was found in the way libexif parses EXIF
image tags. If a victim opens a carefully crafted EXIF image file it
could cause the application linked against libexif to execute
arbitrary code or crash. (CVE-2007-4168)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libexif and / or libexif-devel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60210 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4168