Ubuntu 12.04 LTS : djvulibre vulnerability (USN-2056-1)

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 DjVuLibre incorrectly handled certain memory
operations. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing
a specially crafted DjVu file, applications could be made to crash,
resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Solution :

Update the affected libdjvulibre21 package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71493 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58610

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6535