Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kdegraphics (MDKSA-2006:227)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Stack overflow in the KFILE JPEG (kfile_jpeg) plugin in kdegraphics3,
as used by konqueror, digikam, and other KDE image browsers, allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption) via
a crafted EXIF section in a JPEG file, which results in an infinite
recursion.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24610 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-227.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-6297

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