Scientific Linux Security Update : librsvg2 on SL6.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

An XML External Entity expansion flaw was found in the way librsvg2
processed SVG files. If a user were to open a malicious SVG file, a
remote attacker could possibly obtain a copy of the local resources
that the user had access to. (CVE-2013-1881)

All running applications that use librsvg2 must be restarted for this
update to take effect.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f7e694e5

Solution :

Update the affected librsvg2, librsvg2-debuginfo and / or
librsvg2-devel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72275 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1881