openSUSE 10 Security Update : imlib2-loaders (imlib2-loaders-2265)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Various security problems have been fixed in the imlib2 image
loaders :

CVE-2006-4809: A stack-based buffer overflow in loader_pnm.c could be
used by attackers to execute code by supplying a handcrafted PNM

CVE-2006-4808: A heap buffer overflow in loader_tga.c could
potentially be used by attackers to execute code by supplying a
handcrafted TGA image.

CVE-2006-4807: A out of bounds memory read in loader_tga.c could be
used to crash the imlib2 using application with a handcrafted TGA

CVE-2006-4806: Various integer overflows in width*height calculations
could lead to heap overflows which could potentially be used to
execute code. Affected here are the ARGB, PNG, LBM, JPEG and TIFF

Additionaly loading of TIFF images on 64bit systems is now possible.

This update obsoletes the previous one, which had problems with JPEG

Solution :

Update the affected imlib2-loaders package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27271 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4806

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