Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libwmf (MDVSA-2009:106-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Use-after-free vulnerability in the embedded GD library in libwmf
0.2.8.4 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of
service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a
crafted WMF file (CVE-2009-1364).

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.

Update :

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38693 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-106.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34792

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1364

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