Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : exiv2 (MDVSA-2008:119)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A flaw was found in exiv2 that would cause exiv2, or applications
linked to libexiv2, to crash on image files with certain metadata in
the image (CVE-2008-2696).

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36938 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-119.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2696

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