FreeBSD : Imlib2 -- multiple image file processing vulnerabilities (92442c4b-6f4a-11db-bd28-0012f06707f0)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Secunia reports :

Some vulnerabilities have been reported in imlib2, which can be
exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or
potentially compromise an application using the library.

The vulnerabilities are caused due to unspecified errors within the
processing of JPG, ARGB, PNG, LBM, PNM, TIFF, and TGA images. This may
be exploited to execute arbitrary code by e.g. tricking a user into
opening a specially crafted image file with an application using

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 23665 (freebsd_pkg_92442c4b6f4a11dbbd280012f06707f0.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 20903

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4806

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