SuSE 10 Security Update : kdegraphics3 (ZYPP Patch Number 2301)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The KFILE JPEG plugin that is responsible for displaying meta-data of
JPEG files was affected by some old common vulnerabilities in EXIF
handling.

A JPEG file could be prepapred with an EXIF section with endless
recursion that would overflow the stack and cause the plugin and so
the image browser (konqueror, digikam or other kfile users) to crash.

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 2301.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29478 ()

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