Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : wxGTK2 (MDKSA-2004:111)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the libtiff package;
wxGTK2 uses a libtiff code tree, so it may have the same
vulnerabilities :

Chris Evans discovered several problems in the RLE (run length
encoding) decoders that could lead to arbitrary code execution.

Matthias Clasen discovered a division by zero through an integer
overflow. (CVE-2004-0804)

Dmitry V. Levin discovered several integer overflows that caused
malloc issues which can result to either plain crash or memory
corruption. (CVE-2004-0886)

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24551 (mandrake_MDKSA-2004-111.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0803

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