Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libgdiplus (MDVSA-2010:166)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in libgdiplus :

Multiple integer overflows in libgdiplus 2.6.7, as used in Mono, allow
attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a crafted TIFF file,
related to the gdip_load_tiff_image function in tiffcodec.c; (2) a
crafted JPEG file, related to the gdip_load_jpeg_image_internal
function in jpegcodec.c; or (3) a crafted BMP file, related to the
gdip_read_bmp_image function in bmpcodec.c, leading to heap-based
buffer overflows (CVE-2010-1526).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49063 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-166.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 42602

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1526

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