Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libexif (MDKSA-2007:128)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Another integer overflow was found in the way libexif parses EXIF
image tags. An individual who opened a carefully-crafted EXIF image
file could cause the application linked against libexif to crash or
possibly execute arbitrary code.

Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25563 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-128.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4168

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