Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gd (MDVSA-2009:284-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in gd :

The _gdGetColors function in gd_gd.c in PHP 5.2.11 and 5.3.0, and the
GD Graphics Library 2.x, does not properly verify a certain
colorsTotal structure member, which might allow remote attackers to
conduct buffer overflow or buffer over-read attacks via a crafted GD
file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-3293. NOTE: some of
these details are obtained from third-party information
(CVE-2009-3546).

This update fixes this vulnerability.

Update :

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42198 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-284.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36712

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3546

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