Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 / 13.10 : pixman vulnerability (USN-2047-1)

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 :

Bryan Quigley discovered an integer underflow in pixman. If a user
were tricked into opening a specially crafted file, an attacker could
cause a denial of service via application crash.

Solution :

Update the affected libpixman-1-0 package.

Risk factor :


Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71211 ()

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