Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libtiff (MDKSA-2006:082)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Several bugs were discovered in libtiff that can lead to remote Denial
of Service attacks. These bugs can only be triggered by a user using
an application that uses libtiff to process malformed TIFF images.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21357 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-082.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2024

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