Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : graphicsmagick (MDVSA-2009:261)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in GraphicsMagick, which
could lead to integer overflow in the XMakeImage function in
magick/xwindow.c, allowing remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TIFF
file, which triggers a buffer overflow (CVE-2009-1882).

This update fixes this vulnerability.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42076 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-261.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 35111

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1882

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