Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 : libraw vulnerability (USN-1884-1)

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

It was discovered that LibRaw incorrectly handled broken full-color
images. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a
specially crafted raw image, applications linked against LibRaw could
be made to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.

Solution :

Update the affected libraw5 package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66922 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60174

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2126