Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libexif (MDKSA-2005:064)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A buffer overflow was discovered in the way libexif parses EXIF tags.
An attacker could exploit this by creating a special EXIF image file
which could cause image viewers linked against libexif to crash.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 17670 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-064.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0664

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