Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : exiv2 (MDVSA-2008:006)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

An integer overflow in the Exiv2 library allows context-dependent
attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted EXIF file that
triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36426 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-006.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6353

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