Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.10 : librsvg vulnerability (USN-2149-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

It was discovered that librsvg would load XML external entities by
default. If a user were tricked into viewing a specially crafted SVG
file, an attacker could possibly obtain access to arbitrary files.

Solution :

Update the affected librsvg2-2 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73077 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62714

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1881